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Clinton condemns NI violence

The US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has condemned the violence sparked over the decision to restrict the flying of the Union flag at Belfast City Hall. She has said: "There can be no place for violence in the new Northern Ireland."

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Clinton: The only path forward is a peaceful one

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton condemned the recent violent protests by loyalists against the decision by councillors in Belfast to fly the Union Flag on selected days of the year, saying there could be "no place for violence in the new Northern Ireland."

"There will always be disagreements in any democratic society, people have strong feelings but you must not use violence as a means of expressing those strong feelings"

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