Man arrested in operation against dissidents

Police in the North have arrested a man during a series of searches this morning linked to an investigation into dissident republican activity.

The searches were conducted in the Dungannon area of Co Tyrone, but no further details have been disclosed.

The PSNI launched an operation last Friday aimed at disrupting dissident activity amid fears of a planned attack to coincide with the arrival of the new PSNI chief constable, Matt Baggott.


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