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20th anniversary for Ireland's 'Good Friday Agreement'

Former US President: Bill Clinton is in Northern Ireland to mark the 20th anniversary of the 'Good Friday Agreement'. 'The Belfast Agreement' which is also known as the 'Good Friday Agreement', because it was reached on the 10th of April 1998 which was Good Friday, was an agreement between the British and Irish governments and most of the political parties in Northern Ireland, on how Northern Ireland should be governed. The agreement helped bring an end to 30 years of sectarian conflict. Key players involved in the deal, including ex-Prime Ministers: Tony Blair and Bertie Ahern, have also arrived in Belfast to mark the anniversary.

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