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More clashes erupt at Belfast flag protests

There has been more violence in Belfast following further loyalist protests about the removal of the union flag from the city hall.

Police said they came under attack on the lower Newtownards Road, where 200 loyalists had congregated.

One officer was injured in Sandy Row, near the city centre, when paint bombs, fireworks and bricks were thrown. Mark Simpson reports.

  • 18 Dec 2012
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