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'Nasty' violence errupts in Belfast


Police in Northern Ireland say 26 police officers were injured last night in riots in Belfast, three of them suffered shotgun injuries although none are life threatening.

Basil McCrea, a member of the Northern Ireland Police Service board discusses how violence erupted shortly before midnight, and crowds of up to 200 people threw petrol bombs and other objects.

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