Violence flared on the streets of Belfast for a fifth consecutive night with petrol bombs and heavy masonry being hurled at police. ITV News Correspondent Neil Connery reports from Belfast:
Twenty-nine police officers were injured during sectarian riots between republicans and loyalists in east Belfast today.
The union flag will be raised at dawn over Belfast City Hall for the first time since the dispute began last month.
Police were attacked for a third night, with frontline officers reportedly coming under gunfire as new loyalist trouble erupted in Belfast.