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State papers: Patrick Mayhew dismissed `peace envoy' idea

Sir Patrick Mayhew said there appeared to be `an element' within republicanism who realised they couldn't win
Éamon Phoenix
SECRETARY of state Sir Patrick Mayhew gave short shrift to US President Bill Clinton's offer to appoint an Irish `peace envoy' in discussions with the German Ambassador in 1993. This is dis[...]

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