25 June 1998
Death of Paul O'Dwyer
Sinn Fein President Gerry Adams MP has expressed his `shock and deep sadness at the death of Paul O'Dwyer in New York'.
Mr. Adams has sent his ``sincere condolences to Paul's wife Pat, him family and friends''.
Mr. Adams said:
``Paul O'Dwyer was a life long champion of Irish freedom. Over five decades Paul worked unceasingly against discrimination and injustice, in Ireland, in the United States and internationally.
``He was a generous, funny and committed democrat who played a central role in keeping alive in the United States the desire for a United Ireland. His death is a great loss. He will be greatly missed.''
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