A selection of BBC News NI’s year in pictures from October to December 2017
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The idea was that the European community should treat the island of Ireland as a single entity.
The Queen recognises more than 100 people in Northern Ireland in her 2018 New Year Honours.
The victim is taken to hospital after being shot in both knees in west Belfast on Saturday evening.