A gunman has fired four shots at the door of a house where a family of five lives, in the Short Strand in East Belfast.
Wed, 21 Dec, 2011
Spain is claiming an end to four decades of bombings and shootings after the Basque separatist group ETA announced it would lay down its arms and try to negotiate its demand for a separate nation.
Fri, 21 Oct, 2011
TWO police officers and a paramedic were injured last night, as sectarian fighting broke out in flashpoint areas of Belfast.
Tue, 18 Mar, 2003
Fresh disturbances broke out in east Belfast tonight when rival nationalist and loyalist crowds hurled missiles at each other over the sectarian interface.
Tue, 19 Nov, 2002
A number of petrol bombs were discovered overnight and two street surveillance cameras damaged in an interface area of east Belfast.
Thu, 11 Jul, 2002
A loyalist initiative to reduce tensions in Belfast has been put on hold after a fresh bout of rioting in the east of the city last night.
Fri, 14 Jun, 2002
Police and Army personnel were called in to control rioting that broke out in east Belfast for the second night running.
Thu, 16 May, 2002
Two elderly sisters were rescued from their blazing home today after a petrol bomb was hurled through a front window into the lounge.
Wed, 11 Jul, 2001
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