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At least 26 PSNI officers injured following attack in Belfast

At least 26 PSNI officers have been injured after a large group of youths attacked them with petrol bombs, masonry and other missiles.

The officers were called to Distillery Street, Belfast where contractors were removing bonfire material as tasked by the landowner.

Superintendent Melanie Jones stated that “At this point we can confirm that at least 26 officers have sustained injuries and are currently receiving treatment,”.


Gardaí issue €20,000 in fines over the weekend

Over the weekend, there was over €20,000 in fines handed out for breaching the 5km restrictions

Nearly 6,400 healthcare workers off work due to Covid-19

HSE figures show that nearly 6,400 healthcare workers are off work due to Covid-19

Convicted murderer and music producer ‘Phil Spector’ dies aged 81

Music producer and convicted murderer 'Phil Spector' has died aged 81

Government requests early deliveries of AstraZeneca vaccine

Discussions are underway to secure early deliveries of the AstraZeneca vaccine in Ireland
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