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How it’s Irish: President Obama and his family are going to Ireland.
Obama to give speech in Belfast, family to head to Dublin (via AFP)

US President Barack Obama will laud the US role in backing Northern Ireland’s peace process in a speech in Belfast on Monday, and his wife and daughters will then head to Dublin. Obama will be in Northern Ireland for the G8 summit, but his wife Michelle and daughters Sasha and Malia will skip the dry…

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