UK news Northern Ireland riots: Youths clash with police in second night of trouble in west Belfast last news

MetiNews.Com - A large group of youths have taken to the streets again in west Belfast tonight.

UK news Northern Ireland riots: Youths clash with police in second night of trouble in west Belfast last news

MetiNews.Com - A large group of youths have taken to the streets again in west Belfast tonight.

UK news  Northern Ireland riots: Youths clash with police in second night of trouble in west Belfast last news
08 April 2021 - 19:30

Breaking News ! "A large group of youths have taken to the streets again in west Belfast tonight. There are reports of stones being thrown and further attacks on police in the Springfield Road area.It’s understood there are adults on the ground appealing for no more violence.PSNI officers in riot gear have moved into the area in an attempt to disperse those involved. A video posted on social media earlier showed police water cannons arriving in the area.In the latest violent scenes, which took place in the same area last night, a Metro bus was hijacked and set on fire, petrol bombs, masonry and fireworks were thrown at police officers and a peace wall gate was set alight.

. Police quelled crowds of 600 people on either side of the peace walls that separate communities in the city and deployed a type of plastic bullet, as well as arresting two men, aged 18 and 28, on suspicion of rioting.Eight PSNI officers were injured.Earlier today MLAs were recalled from their Easter recess following the past week of violence and unanimously passed a motion calling for an end to the disorder.Prime Minister Boris Johnson and Taoiseach Micheal Martin also spoke over the phone this afternoon about the violent clashes in mainly loyalist areas over the last week." }

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UK news Northern Ireland riots: Youths clash with police in second night of trouble in west Belfast last news


UK news Northern Ireland riots: Youths clash with police in second night of trouble in west Belfast last news


UK news Northern Ireland riots: Youths clash with police in second night of trouble in west Belfast last news


UK news Northern Ireland riots: Youths clash with police in second night of trouble in west Belfast last news

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