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# flegs - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

From The Daily Edge This Dublin pub was caught rapid flying the Ivory Coast flag Gold White And Green

# flegs - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

DUP and UUP fanned flames of violent flag riots but lost control

Research from Queen’s says the parties did more than anyone to heighten tensions.

# flegs - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge There’s a guy leading a group of tourists up Grafton Street with a Union Jack False Flag Op

# flegs - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge PSNI called after Ryder Cup EU flag mistaken for ‘terrorist’ flag Flegs

PSNI called after Ryder Cup EU flag mistaken for ‘terrorist’ flag

The flag was put up in Rory McIlroy’s Co Down hometown to celebrate Europe’s win in the Ryder Cup.

# flegs - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Did the Plaza Hotel mix up the Irish and Indian flags on St Patrick’s Day? Flegs

Did the Plaza Hotel mix up the Irish and Indian flags on St Patrick’s Day?

There was a tricolour with a difference flying in front of the hotel…

# flegs - Monday 30 December, 2013

‘Today is the last day in Belfast. Hope leaders seize it’ – Haass urges progress as deadline looms

The final day of negotiations began at 10am this morning.

# flegs - Friday 8 March, 2013

The 9 at 9: Friday

Good morning. Here are nine things to know as you start your day.

# flegs - Saturday 2 March, 2013

PSNI encouraged by latest union flag protest in Belfast

Protestors today did not try to “parade unlawfully into the city centre” – a move welcomed by police authorities.

# flegs - Saturday 9 February, 2013

Timeline: How the flags drama unfolded in Northern Ireland

It began with a vote and ended with burnt-out offices, dozens of injuries and arrests, and a sense that a fragile peace had been disrupted.

# flegs - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

Nearly four-fifths of NI voters would choose to stay in UK

A poll commissioned by the BBC shows that when undecideds are excluded, the North would vote 79-21 to stay in the Union.

# flegs - Tuesday 22 January, 2013

Union flag pages under review as Facebook receives court order

A number of protest pages are currently unavailable in the UK as Facebook carries out its investigation.

# flegs - Thursday 17 January, 2013

Gilmore pledges to ‘repair damage done’ as a result of flag protests

The Tánaiste was in Belfast today to meet with Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, Theresa Villiers, along with the First Minister and Deputy First Minister.

# flegs - Sunday 13 January, 2013

PHOTOS: 29 PSNI injured after latest night of violence in Northern Ireland Flegs This post contains images

PHOTOS: 29 PSNI injured after latest night of violence in Northern Ireland

The Chief Constable of the PSNI, Matt Baggott, said that those under his control had been ‘courageous’ in their actions.

Adams: The vast majority of the Belfast protests are illegal

Gerry Adams said most of the protests are being organised by the BNP, the UVF and criminal elements, and need to end.

# flegs - Saturday 12 January, 2013

PHOTOS: Sixteen police officers hurt in Belfast clashes

Meanwhile Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore has said the violence is nothing to do with flags and is being orchestrated by “known criminals” intent on causing chaos.

# flegs - Monday 7 January, 2013

Fourth night of violence in East Belfast as flag protests continue

A 38-year-old who was arrested on Saturday will meanwhile appear in court charged with possession of a gun.

# flegs - Thursday 20 December, 2012

Northern Ireland leaders to meet over flag clashes

The heads of the five main political parties will meet to discuss the unrest across Northern Ireland over the past two and a half weeks.

# flegs - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

Children among 15 arrested during protests across Northern Ireland

An 11-year-old, a 12-year-old and two 13-year-olds were among those arrest after disorder broke out at loyalist protests last night.

# flegs - Monday 17 December, 2012

Loyalists plan protests across North over new policy on Union flag

At least 21 peaceful protests are planned for 6pm this evening, in moves that could hamper commuters across NI.