Search Results for 'Belfast'

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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 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 10 August 2013 UK
'Mindless anarchy': 56 officers hurt in Belfast violence

Northern Irish police vow that "prisons will be bulging" with those responsible for violent clashes on Friday night that left 56 police officers and two civilians injured.

article 06 November 2011 Culture
Belfast hosts MTV Europe Music Awards

Belfast is in "in full party mode", says the city's lord mayor, as the city hosts some of the biggest stars in pop music for the MTV Europe Music Awards.

article 11 August 2013 UK, Ireland
Six charged over Belfast Loyalist riots

Police have charged six of the seven people arrested during riots in Belfast on Friday evening but tensions remain high over an IRA commemoration.

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 07 December 2012 World, United States
Clinton uses visit to condemn Belfast violence

Speaking in Belfast, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says violence is "never an acceptable response" to political disagreement. But is she using her visit to launch a bid for the White House?

video 14 July 2013 UK

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Second night of Belfast violence - video

Seven police officers are injured in a second night of loyalist rioting in Belfast, despite the arrival of hundreds more police from across the UK in an attempt to quell the violence.

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.