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#George Mitchell

# george-mitchell - Monday 9 April, 2018

Should Bill Clinton or George Mitchell step in to break the Northern Ireland deadlock?

Both men are in Ireland this week to mark the 20th anniversary of the signing of the Good Friday Agreement.

# george-mitchell - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

'There is important work to be done': Clinton says politicians should commit to spirit of Good Friday Agreement

A special event to mark the 20th anniversary of the deal has been held in Washington DC.

# george-mitchell - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

New York's Irish community turns out in droves to honour Martin McGuinness

Relatives and hundreds of members of the Irish community attended the month’s mind mass.

# george-mitchell - Thursday 10 April, 2014

On this day in 1998 the Good Friday Agreement was signed

Today marks the 16th anniversary of the signing of the historic Good Friday Agreement, the most important step towards achieving peace in Northern Ireland.

# george-mitchell - Saturday 1 September, 2012

My favourite speech: CEO of The Jack and Jill Foundation Jonathan Irwin

Continuing our summer series on of public figures’ favourite speeches, Jonathan Irwin picks a speech by a former Senator who was influential during the Northern Ireland peace process.

# george-mitchell - Sunday 29 April, 2012

Smirking, measles and morons: The week in quotes Said And Done This post contains images

Smirking, measles and morons: The week in quotes

“As far as I’m concerned, he’s a moron.”

# george-mitchell - Friday 27 April, 2012

Column: ‘Listening to a dull speech in Stormont was the happiest day of my life’

Senator George Mitchell, who oversaw the negotiation of the Good Friday Agreement, recounts his experiences planting the first seeds of peace.

# george-mitchell - Friday 13 May, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday

In your Friday Fix: Shocking beheading in Tenerife; DAA chairman resigns; Clerics killed in Libya; A ‘hi-tech’ bosca bruscair in Dublin; Porn stash at the bin Laden compound; and a “smash-and-grab” raid at the Irish Farm Centre.

US' Middle East peace envoy George Mitchell set to resign

The former special envoy to Northern Ireland, who was key player in the Good Friday Agreement, is said to be stepping down for personal reasons.

# george-mitchell - Thursday 17 February, 2011

Poll: Who gets your vote to renegotiate the bailout? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who gets your vote to renegotiate the bailout?

Who do you think we should dispatch to Brussels to break the bad news?

# george-mitchell - Friday 3 September, 2010

World applauds Israel-Palestine talks – but Hamas promises retaliation

International leaders welcome further Middle Eastern talks, but the militant wing of Hamas vows to continue attacks.