Northern Ireland

Suspicious object examined in Poleglass alert

Bell Steel Road sign
Image caption A suspicious object was examined on Bell Steel Road

An army bomb disposal team has been sent to examine a suspicious object on the outskirts of west Belfast.

It was found at Bell Steel Road in Poleglass on Tuesday afternoon.

The road has been closed between Brians Well Road and Stewartstown Road.

Meanwhile, a security alert at Market Square, Dungannon, County Tyrone has ended. A number of premises were evacuated during the alert. It was later declared a hoax.

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