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Image caption Ms McKee had been living in Londonderry but was a native of Belfast. The family of murdered journalist Lyra McKee have paid tribute to their "gentle, innocent soul" ahead of her funeral on Wednesday. In a statement they said her "openness and her desire to bring people together made her totally apolitical". Ms McKee, 29, was shot dead on Thursday while observing rioting in Londonderry. Her family said her "personal philosophy" was that the "only way to overcome hatred and intolerance was with love, understanding and kindness". They described her as having a "warm and innocent heart, the greatest listener and someone who had time for everyone". She was a "smart, strong-minded ... Full story

23 April