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Ian Paisley, the Irish politician who yelled at John Paul II, dies at 88

The Former leader of the Democratic Unionist Party in Northern Ireland, ;has died at the age of 88. ; Known for his explosive personality and often aggressive style, Ian Paisley was polarizing figure in politics and religion. ; He aggressively and publicly criticized the Catholic Church. In fact, in 1988, during John Paul II's address before the European Parliament, he started yelling anti-Catholic remarks, before being escorted out. ; As years passed, his staunch stance against the Church began to dwindled and he actually made a turn around. ;In 2007 he joined an agreement with the Catholic-led political party of the outlawed militant Irish Republican Army. ; Paisley, who suffered from heart problems, died in Belfast. ; KLH RR FA -PR Up: KLH ;