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Gerry Adams: John Hume's role 'bigger than the peace process'

Gerry Adams described John Hume’s role as “bigger than the peace process”. The former SDLP leader, who has died at 83, was one of the key architects of peace in Northern Ireland His participation in secret talks with then-Sinn Fein president Mr Adams in the late 1980s and early 1990s was a key catalyst for the nascent peace process.

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