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Europe Charles Kennedy, popular former UK Liberal Democrat leader, dies

Charles Kennedy's death brought tributes Tuesday from across politics and beyond, former Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg said Kennedy's death 'robs Britain of one of the most gifted politicians of his generation.'

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Charles Kennedy was a rare thing – a genuinely popular British politician – and brought his Liberal Democrat party record success before his leadership was cut short by alcoholism.