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Famous Handshakes That Brought A Message Of Peace (PHOTOS)

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LONDON — Queen Elizabeth II and former Provisional Irish Republican Army leader Martin McGuinness are expected to shake hands in a delicately choreographed moment for both sides, an encounter which may be shielded from cameras but which puts a further seal on the peace process in Northern Ireland.

Here's a gallery of historic handshakes that became powerful symbols of peace:

Text courtesy of Associated Press.

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