Belfast riots

Associated Press
Nationalist youths hijack and burn a car in the Ardoyne district  in north Belfast,  after police cordoned off the area to allow through a Protestant parade Tuesday July 12, 2011. Riots broke out in the nationalist areas  in the west of the city late last night and continued through the early hours of this morning. Trouble flared during celebrations by Orangemen, as tens of thousands of members of the loyal orders walk the streets to commemorate the 1690 Battle of the Boyne. (AP Photo/Paul Faith/PA) UNITED KINGDOM OUT

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Police used water cannons as four officers were injured during sectarian clashes between loyalists and republicans in east Belfast, Saturday. Trouble flared after a city center demonstration against the council's decision to limit the number of days the Union flag is flown from City Hall.

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