UK PM Johnson ‘apologises unreservedly’ for British Army’s killing of nine ‘entirely innocent’ Northern Irish people in Belfast

Follow RT on The UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has apologised on behalf of the government for the killings of nine Northern Irish people in 1971, after a judge ruled they were totally innocent and not paramilitaries, as previously claimed. In a statement, Downing Street said the PM described the findings about the killings, known […]

Belfast protests: Burning car rams into police line as nightly rioting continues (VIDEO)

Follow RT on Police officers equipped with riot gear were pelted with stones, petrol bombs and fireworks during the latest night of protests in Northern Ireland on Friday. Water cannons were deployed against demonstrators in response. The disturbance in Belfast has entered its second week despite calls for peace and unity coming from political and […]

Crowds of youths pelt N. Irish police with stones on Belfast’s nationalist Springfield Road (VIDEOS)

Follow RT on A week of violence has continued in Northern Ireland, as gangs of youths clashed again with police in Belfast. A line of heavily armored riot officers was pelted with stones, and responded with water cannon. Video footage shot on Thursday evening shows gangs of youths facing off against a line of Police […]

‘Dialogue, not violence’: N. Ireland Secretary calls for calm before Belfast visit after 6th night of violence

Follow RT on The sixth consecutive night of violence in Northern Ireland, in which a bus was hijacked and burnt to the ground, has been condemned by the UK government’s Northern Ireland Secretary ahead of his visit to Belfast on Thursday. “All communities in Northern Ireland must work together to resolve the tensions that we […]

WATCH: Bus TORCHED by petrol bomb as it drives along Belfast road amid ongoing Northern Ireland protests

Follow RT on A double decker bus has been completely destroyed after it was set alight by protesters in Belfast, as Northern Ireland was hit by another night of violence amid heightened sectarian tensions in the region. Dramatic footage shared on social media showed people hurling Molotov cocktails at the bus while the driver was […]

Council of Europe reopens case of murdered Belfast lawyer Pat Finucane, putting pressure on UK over its role in killing

Follow RT on The Council of Europe has re-opened the case of murdered Belfast solicitor Pat Finucane after the UK rejected an inquiry into his death in December, the human rights body said on Friday following a meeting of its 47 member states. In an attack found to have involved collusion by the British state, […]