Northern Ireland

Man arrested in dissident republican investigation

Antrim PSNI station
Image caption The man has been taken to the serious crime suite at Antrim PSNI station for questioning

Police investigating dissident republican paramilitary activity have arrested a man in Belfast.

The 43-year-old was detained in the city earlier on Thursday by officers from the Police Service of Northern Ireland's serious crime branch.

A police spokeswoman said the man has been taken to Antrim PSNI station for questioning.