Northern Ireland

Two men arrested and questioned over dissident crime

Two men have been arrested for questioning about dissident republican activity.

A 42-year -old man was arrested by detectives from the serious crime branch in County Londonderry on Tuesday morning.

A 39-year-old man was arrested in the Newry area also on Tuesday.

A police spokesman said the men were being questioned about dissident republican activity. There are no further details at present.