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Police attack 'attempted murder'

Police say they are treating an attack by loyalists on a police officer in Belfast on Monday night as attempted murder. A gang threw a petrol bomb into his unmarked vehicle after surrounding and smashing it.

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Government to make urgent statement over Belfast violence

The Northern Ireland Secretary, Theresa Villiers, will make a statement to the Commons this afternoon following the violence in Belfast. It follows a request by Shadow Northern Ireland Secretary, Vernon Coaker.

The police car hit by a petrol bomb during another round of violence in Belfast

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