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Sunday 1 October 2023 Dublin: 13°C

# Petrol Bombs

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Youths throw petrol bombs at NI police for second night in a row
A number of petrol bombs were thrown at police on Friday and Saturday, the PSNI said.
PSNI meets politicians over Derry march where loyalist band displayed Parachute Regiment symbol
The meeting came after bricks and bottles were thrown at police during disturbances in Derry last night.
Gardaí investigating three petrol bomb attacks overnight in Drogheda
The attacks come after two houses were attacked with petrol bombs in Drogheda the previous night.
Two houses attacked with petrol bombs in Drogheda overnight
They come less than 48 hours after a gunman opened fire and sprayed bullets at a house.
Four people arrested following violent clashes in Belfast
Police used water cannons after being petrol bombed by the crowd
Crate of petrol bombs seized from group of more than 20 youths
“What might seem like fooling about can often result in a criminal record.”
Petrol bombs, paint bombs and fireworks seized in Belfast
There were disturbances in several areas with fireworks and missiles thrown at police but overall there were less incidents than previous nights.
Police knocked unconscious by rioters 'wielding swords and missiles' in Belfast
One officer has a suspected broken jaw and a number of people have been arrested.
Woman finds petrol bomb on her front doorstep in west Belfast
When the PSNI were called they also found “the burning remains of a number of suspected petrol bombs” at the front of her house.
PSNI urge parents to control children after petrol bombs thrown
Up to 40 youths were involved in the disturbances in Derry last night, during which 25 petrol bombs were thrown.
Egypt protesters torch police station in Port Said
Around 500 protesters threw stones and petrol bombs at the police station, setting it on fire, and then blocked fire engines from reaching the blaze.
Young children involved in attacking vehicles in Derry last night
Children as young as seven were involved in disturbances in the Bogside area of the city.
Four men charged over 12 July violence in Belfast
At least 10 shots were fired at police in Ardoyne last night.
Police appeal for information after North petrol bomb attacks
Two separate petrol bombings have taken place in the last 24 hours in the North.
Petrol bombs thrown at police in Portadown riots
Police were attacked by masked youths at the sectarian flashpoint of Corcrain Road in the Co Armagh town.