Northern Ireland

Man faces dissident ammunition charge

A man is to appear in court charged in connection with alleged dissident republican activity.

He is accused of possessing ammunition with intent to endanger life, and will appear before Belfast Magistrates Court later on Thursday.

He was one of eight people arrested during police searches in Belfast, Newtownabbey and Dunmurry on Wednesday.

Four other men and a woman have been released without charge, while two men are still being questioned.