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Video: The Queen hails Anglo-Irish friendship

The Queen has said that Britain and Ireland shall "no longer allow our past to ensnare our future" at a historic state banquet in honour of President Michael D Higgins. President Michael D. Higgins, Ireland's head of state, was guest of honour at a royal banquet that brought together former enemies in Northern Ireland and leading politicians and celebrities of Britain and Ireland, including former senior IRA commander Martin McGuinness, now deputy leader of Northern Ireland's unity government.


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