Police close roads in Belfast after bombs are thrown

The Police Service of Northern Ireland has closed a number of roads in Belfast after bombs were thrown at officers in a fourth night of protests.


Due to large protest of several hundred people Twaddell Ave Nth Bt is currently blocked to traffic. Motorists advised to take avoid area


Police are currently dealing with public disorder in the Lower Newtownards Road area of East Belfast this evening.... http://t.co/iDM8DM3B0u


Crumlin Rd in North Belfast has been closed between Tennent St and Twaddell Ave. Motorists are advised to avoid the area.


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.