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Irish Bishop Edward Daly, known as Bloody Sunday priest, dies at 82

Bishop Edward Daly of Derry, known for his tireless advocacy for peace and reconciliation during decades of sectarian tension in Northern Ireland, died in a hospital in Londonderry, Northern Ireland, Aug. 8.

Daly, who retired in 1993 due to ill health after suffering a stroke, was 82. He had suffered from cancer.



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