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Third arrest over bomb under Northern Ireland policeman’s car

A third man was arrested in Northern Ireland on Tuesday over the attempted murder of a police officer who found a bomb underneath his car.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM

A third man was arrested in Northern Ireland on Tuesday over the attempted murder of a police officer who found a bomb underneath his car.

Third arrest over bomb under Northern Ireland policeman’s car
Northern Ireland police fire baton rounds during sectarian riots
Pair arrested over bomb under Northern Ireland policeman’s car
Belfast police attacked with petrol bombs, bricks in second night of riots

Hooded youths, some with British flags covering their faces, were involved in the clashes in the north of the city. Police responded by firing baton rounds and deploying water cannon.

14 Jul 2013 - 1:16PM

Hooded youths, some with British flags covering their faces, were involved in the clashes in the north of the city. Police responded by firing baton rounds and deploying water cannon.

Belfast police attacked with petrol bombs, bricks in second night of riots
Huge march in Belfast marks historic Unionist date
'Shots fired' at police during fresh clashes over flag row in Northern Ireland

Police in Northern Ireland arrested a 38-year-old man on suspicion of attempted murder on Saturday after reports that shots were fired at officers during fresh rioting in Belfast.

6 Jan 2013 - 10:21AM

Police in Northern Ireland arrested a 38-year-old man on suspicion of attempted murder on Saturday after reports that shots were fired at officers during fresh rioting in Belfast.

'Shots fired' at police during fresh clashes over flag row in Northern Ireland