Martin McGuinness, an I.R.A. Leader Turned Peacemaker, Dies at 66 

Martin McGuinness, a former Irish Republican Army commander and Sinn Fein political leader who helped negotiate peace in Northern Ireland after decades of sectarian violence, and became a senior official in its power-sharing government, died on Tuesday in Derry. He was 66.

Sinn Fein said on its website that Mr. McGuinness died after a short illness. When he [ . . . ] Read Full Story in NYTimes