22 September 2021
PSNI have deployed water cannon against protesters on Belfast's Springfield Road
A crowd of men and women have gathered at the interface gates near Lanark Way from the Springfield Road side - they don't want any violence on the streets tonight. Things relatively quiet but crowds of young people now returning to the area
Crowds of young ones now running up Springfield Rd.
The Biden administration has appealed for calm in NI and voiced support for the Brexit protocol. White House press secretary Jen Psaki said: "We are concerned by the violence in Northern Ireland and we join the British, Irish and Northern Irish leaders in their calls for calm
NI Secretary Brandon Lewis said "words failed him" at the idea of adults encouraging a 13-year-old to engage in some of the violent scenes seen across the region in recent days
Boris Johnson and Taoiseach Micheál Martin spoke over the phone on Thursday about the violent clashes in mainly loyalist areas over the last week
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Concerned about the violence in NorthernIreland and US joins the calls for calm, says @PressSec
Irish foreign minister Simon Coveney says the violence in NI needs to stop before somebody is killed or seriously injured and went on to say that there needs to be a collective effort to try to defuse tension
Petrol bombs and missiles are being exchanged over the peace wall gates at Springfield Road/ Lanark Way in Belfast. A hijacked car burns on the loyalist side. Police have temporarily withdrawn from the area
Police have come under attack and a bus has been hijacked in another night of disorder in Belfast
Bus now on fire on the Shankill
The police have the gates closed as crowds gather on the Springfield road
Trouble on Lanark way
5 police officers injured last night in Newtownabbey/Carrick.   32 injured in past 72 hours in N Ireland5 month ago
5 police officers injured last night in Newtownabbey/Carrick. 32 injured in past 72 hours in N Ireland
Here we go . party time.   The rioter reaction the moment  police arrived to try to stop violence in Newtownabbey last night.5 month ago
"Here we go . party time." The rioter reaction the moment police arrived to try to stop violence in Newtownabbey last night.
Man injured by petrol bomb in Newtownabbey last night. The flames were eventually put out before his injuries were more severe5 month ago
Man injured by petrol bomb in Newtownabbey last night. The flames were eventually put out before his injuries were more severe
Newtownabbey trouble has been brought under control5 month ago
Newtownabbey trouble has been brought under control
Police under attack tonight again, this time in Newtownabbey, just outside Belfast5 month ago
Police under attack tonight again, this time in Newtownabbey, just outside Belfast
Lines of police have moved up side streets now in Sandyrow @BelTel5 month ago
Lines of police have moved up side streets now in Sandyrow @BelTel
5 month ago
Petrol bombs thrown at police while PSNI officers dispersed crowd of 40 people in Derry
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A man in his 50s will appear before Bantry district court this morning charged in relation to the seizure of explosive components, firearms and munitions. Gardaí made the arrest over the weekend. A second man in his 30s was released without charge
6 month ago
A Garda has been injured after being struck by a vehicle in Longford. Another man is in hospital following the incident, which involved a vehicle driving erratically resulting in several collisions. It happened in Longford town around 4pm yesterday
Briogáid Dóiteáin Bhaile Átha Cliath:Firefighters prevented the spread of fire to neighbouring houses following a domestic house fire in Finglas this afternoon. The occupant evacuated and was cared for by neighbours. It is thought that an unattended candle was the cause of the blaze which spread in to the attic
Police attacked during searches in Derry/Londonderry.   They say sinister elements connected to violent dissident republicans manipulated local youths into attacking police and disrupting today's search activity.   Officers seize a considerable amount of material.6 month ago
Police attacked during searches in Derry/Londonderry. They say "sinister elements connected to violent dissident republicans manipulated local youths into attacking police and disrupting today's search activity." Officers seize "a considerable amount of material."
Briogáid Dóiteáin Bhaile Átha Cliath:Three fire engines are attending a house fire in Cabra. Smoke is visible across the sky line but firefighters are on scene dealing with the incident
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Gardaí investigating a fatal hit and run in Mayo have issued an appeal to the driver of the vehicle to come forward. A man in his 40s passed away from his injuries. The incident happened on Wednesday night in the Humbert Way area of Castlebar
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Gardaí investigating the shooting incident that occurred in Bluebell, Dublin 8, last Saturday have charged the man that was in Garda custody. The man in his early 30s is due to appear before the Criminal Courts of Justice this morning
Drugs worth 115 thousand Euro, as well as three firearms and ammunition, have been seized by Gardai in Dublin. The discovery was made when two cars were seized and searched in Clondalkin yesterday. No arrests have yet been made
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has backed a potential joint bid from England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland to host the 2030 World Cup
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