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article 12 July 2012 UK
Police use water cannon to break up Belfast protesters

Politicians on all sides appeal for calm as police use a water cannon to disperse protesters after an Orange march passes through the mainly Nationalist area of north Belfast.

article 12 July 2011 UK
Police officers injured in Belfast riots

Police have appealed for calm on the streets of Belfast following serious rioting last night, in which 22 officers were injured and a bus hijacked and driven at police lines.

article 04 December 2012 UK, Ireland
Was Belfast flag riot part of a loyalist backlash?

Violent scenes outside Belfast city hall show that sectarian divisions remain strong in the city. As Sinn Fein gain more ground, are they provoking a backlash by loyalists?

article 29 September 2012 Politics
Belfast enjoys peaceful start to Ulster parade

Belfast has enjoyed a peaceful day on the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Ulster covenant, despite worries that violence would flare.

article 23 June 2011 UK, Ireland
A quiet night in Belfast as hopes grow of return to peace

Belfast was trouble-free on Wednesday night after two preceding days of rioting.

article 28 September 2012 UK
Tensions rise in Belfast ahead day of Ulster parades

The Ulster Covenant wasn't the only thing that led to the birth of Northern Ireland as part of the United Kingdom, but it was one of the main ones.

article 22 June 2011 UK
Living amid the rubble in East Belfast

As the Northern Ireland police blame dissident Republicans for the shooting in East Belfast, Alex Thomson meets some of the residents of the divided community.

article 09 August 2013 UK, Ireland
Republicans march in Belfast in 'anti-internment' protest

Supporters of dissident republican groups march to protest against 'internment by remand' provoking anger from loyalist communities.

article 06 September 2011 UK
High alert in Belfast as loyalist 'supergrass' trial begins

At one of the biggest paramilitary trials in decades, loyalist Mark Haddock is accused of ordering the murder of a rival.

article 04 September 2012 UK, Ireland
Trouble flares for second night in Belfast

A second night of serious disorder in Belfast injures 15 police officers - posing an immediate challenge for Theresa Villiers, the new Northern Ireland secretary.