Martin McGuinness attends Albert Reynolds' funeral
Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness is attending the state funeral today of former Taoiseach, Albert Reynolds.Commenting on his legacy, Mr McGuinness said,
"Albert Reynolds played a critically important role in building the embryonic peace process in Ireland.
"His decision to open up direct dialogue with Sinn Féin was a crucially important development which led ultimately to all-party negotiations and agreement.
"His courage in initiating political dialogue as an alternative to conflict is a model that should be followed across the world."