Police stand-off with loyalists 'coming to an end'

The police stand-off with loyalist rioters in North Belfast is coming to an end in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Police forces moved in to disperse the situation and the area is now relatively calm.

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Bombs thrown at Belfast police

Violence has erupted in east Belfast with at least four improvised explosive devices thrown at police. Several petrol bombs were also hurled after disturbances broke out but there were no reports of any injuries, police said.