Northern Ireland

Pipe bombs are found during security alert near west Belfast

Ballycolin Road
Image caption The road was cordoned off at its junction with the Ballycolin Road

Three pipe bombs have been found during a security alert on the outskirts of west Belfast.

Army bomb experts were tasked to the Colinglen Road on Friday evening.

The road was cordoned off at its junction with the Ballycolin Road.

The pipe bomb devices have been recovered for forensic examination and the roads have been reopened.