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1916 Easter Rising: Centenary commemorations take place in Dublin


A commemoration service in honour of Ireland's 1916 Easter Rising centenary takes place at the Garden of Remembrance in Dublin. President Michael D Higgins lays a wreath to honour those who fought and died for Irish freedom 100 years ago. Some 1,350 people were killed or injured during the six day insurrection that sowed the seeds for a war of independence at the end of the decade

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