Page last updated at 05:53 GMT, Tuesday, 21 July 2009 06:53 UK

Youth to face race attack charges

A boarded up house
Many Romanian homes were attacked and vandalised

A teenager is due in court in Belfast later charged in connection with attacks on Romanian families last month.

The 15-year-old is accused of attacking a house in Belgravia Avenue in the south of the city.

More than 100 people from the Roma community fled their homes following a series of violent incidents.

He was also allegedly involved in attacking an anti-racism rally held in the same week.



Print Sponsor


SEE ALSO
Anti-racists 'fed NI Roma crisis'
16 Jul 09 |  Northern Ireland
'Lessons learned' on race attacks
24 Jun 09 |  Northern Ireland
'Sad day' as families fly from NI
26 Jun 09 |  Northern Ireland
Protest held over racist attacks
20 Jun 09 |  Northern Ireland
Protest organiser in fire threat
19 Jun 09 |  Northern Ireland

RELATED INTERNET LINKS
The BBC is not responsible for the content of external internet sites


FEATURES, VIEWS, ANALYSIS
Has China's housing bubble burst?
How the world's oldest clove tree defied an empire
Why Royal Ballet principal Sergei Polunin quit

PRODUCTS & SERVICES

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific