2nd NI MP receives death threat

Two senior members of the Democratic Unionists, including an MP, have received death threats. It follows the threat to MP Naomi Long over restricting the raising of the Union flag at Belfast City Hall. There have been more protests tonight.

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Union flag protesters block roads around Belfast

Loyalists block roads in north Belfast as the ongoing flag dispute continues Credit: Press Association

Loyalist protesters across north Belfast blocked roads and stopped rush hour traffic this evening in a number of protests that affected some of the main routes out of the city centre.

Loyalists block roads in north Belfast Credit: Press Assocation
Children protest in North Belfast Credit: Press Association.

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