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IN PHOTOS: Handshakes that shook the world

Jun 12, 2018 - 10:36 AM

US President Donald Trump's handshake with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Singapore marks a historic moment

FIRST MEETING. US President Donald Trump (R) gestures as he meets with North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un (L) at the start of their historic US-North Korea summit, at the Capella Hotel on Sentosa island in Singapore on June 12, 2018. Photo by Saul Loeb/AFP

Irish fighter turned peacemaker McGuinness dies – party

Mar 21, 2017 - 3:42 PM

Northern Ireland s former deputy first minister and one time IRA commander Martin McGuinness has died aged 66 his party Sinn Fein says

FIGHTER, PEACEMAKER. This file photo taken on January 27, 2005 shows Martin McGuinness looking on during a press conference in London. Jim Watson/AFP

Deadlocked Northern Ireland set for snap elections

Jan 17, 2017 - 7:31 AM

If after the elections the largest Protestant British Unionist and Catholic Irish nationalist parties cannot agree to form a new executive the province could end up being governed from London

A 'No Entry' sign is pictured in front of the Parliament Buildings, Stormont in Belfast on January 16, 2017. Paul Faith/AFP

British PM seeks to unite first ministers over Brexit plans

Oct 23, 2016 - 8:08 AM

UPDATED Theresa May will call on the devolved administrations to commit to working fully with the British government in a bid to enhance prosperity and security Downing Street says in a statement

British Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street in central London on September 7, 2016 ahead of Prime Ministers Questions in the House of Commons.  Adrian Dennis/AFP

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Jul 25, 2016 - 1:05 PM

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British PM heads to Northern Ireland for Brexit talks

Jul 25, 2016 - 9:05 AM

Theresa May is due in Belfast for talks with Northern Ireland s First Minister Arlene Forster and her deputy Martin McGuinness

British Prime Minister Theresa May addresses a joint press conference after talks with the German chancellor at the chancellery in Berlin on July 20, 2016. Tobias Schwarz/AFP

'I'm still alive' jokes Queen Elizabeth on Northern Ireland visit

Jun 28, 2016 - 12:36 PM

The dry remark follows a dramatic few days for Britain that have seen the prime minister resign the pound hit a 30 year low and England defeated by Iceland in a shock football rout

In this handout image received from the Northern ireland Office on June 27, 2016, Britain's Queen Elizabeth II shakes hands with Northern Ireland Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness (L) at Hillsborough Castle, south of Belfast on June 27, 2016 on the start of a two day visit to the province. Northern Ireland Office / Aaron McCracken/Harrisons 07778/AFP

Queen in historic handshake with ex-IRA commander

Jun 27, 2012 - 7:00 PM

Queen Elizabeth shakes hands with former IRA commander Martin McGuinness in a landmark moment in the Northern Ireland peace process