Black Listed News

Hillary Clinton greeted by two bombs for Northern Ireland visit

December 7, 2012
Share It | Print This

Source: The Independent

A second homemade bomb has been found in Northern Ireland just hours before a visit by US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.

Both incidents took place last night, with police first intercepting a device they believe was about to be planted by dissident republicans in Londonderry. They later discovered a letter bomb in a postbox in a loyalist area of County Down.

At about 8.40pm yesterday, four men were arrested over the discovery of the “viable bomb”, which officers found after stopping a car while investigating dissident republican activity.

Witnesses said police rammed the vehicle in the Westway area of the Creggan – a large council estate in the west of the city - at about.

The army bomb disposal unit was called in after officers became suspicious about contents in the car.

A spokeswoman for the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) said: “Detectives from the serious crime branch investigating ongoing dissident republican activity in the Londonderry area arrested four males in the Creggan area of the city last night.

´╗┐Read More...

Share This Article...


Subscribe To Updates
Blacklisted Newsletter
Blacklisted Radio
On Twitter
On Facebook
The DoomCast
Podcasts on Demand
Podcasts on Spreaker
Podcasts on Youtube
Podcasts on iTunes
Podcasts on Stitcher
Podcasts on Tunein
Podcasts on Roku

Support Us
Donate Today!

Affiliates
Golden Eagle Coins
6 Dollar T-Shirts
DHGATE.COM
GoldSilver.com
The Ready Store
Onnit Labs
Audible Audio Books
Amazon.com
Blue Host



BlackListed News CC 2006-2014