Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams has revealed how he is only beginning to come to terms with the loss of his friend, Martin McGuinness.
Derry has seen been moved by many Republican funerals through the decades of strife and conflict, but yesterday’s spectacle was bigger than any one tradition, writes Mick Clifford of the Irish Examiner.
Thousands packed the streets of Derry City today as the body of the former Stormont deputy first minister and ex-IRA commander was brought through the streets of his home town for the final time.
Latest: Delivering the graveside oration for Martin McGuinness, Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams appealed for his legacy to be built on by achieving equality and freedom in Ireland.
Most residents at the unionist Fountain housing estate in Derry wish to respect Martin McGuinness's death, a community worker said.
Politicians in the North have been remembering former deputy first minister Martin McGuinness with a special session of the assembly.
Northern Ireland's former deputy first minister is said to have been worried about the implications of Brexit on the North.
Thousands of people have gathered to pay tribute to Martin McGuinness at a candlelit vigil in the republican heartland of west Belfast.
The Irish Flag will fly at half mast at Leinster House in a bid to pay respect to Martin McGuinness this week.
The father of a schoolboy killed in the IRA's Warrington bomb has said though he could never forgive Martin McGuinness he believes he was sincere about making peace.
A man whose wife was one of 10 people killed by an IRA bomb in October 1993 has said he believes Martin McGuinness regretted all the murders carried out by them.
Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams and the leader of the party in the North, Michelle O'Neill, have helped to carry the coffin of Northern Ireland former deputy first minister Martin McGuinness to his home in Derry.
No other republican could have done what Martin McGuinness did while sharing power, former Northern Ireland first minister Peter Robinson has said.
The funeral of former Northern Ireland deputy first minister Martin McGuinness will take place on Thursday.
"A great leader, a great hero and above all a great man"
Martin McGuinness was an IRA commander who became friends with his most implacable enemy.
Duffy tweeted his sympathies this morning.
Stephen Gault saw his father Samuel, 49, killed by an IRA bomb in Enniskillen in November 1987.
The pair became friends and several months later Fonda sent a large box of baby clothes on the birth of McGuinness's third child.
Latest: Donald Tusk, President of the European Council, said: "Sad to learn of sudden passing of Martin McGuinness. His contribution to peace in Northern Ireland will endure."