Pipe bomb found during Belfast alert

Published Thursday, 14 February 2013
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A pipe bomb has been found during a security alert in north Belfast.

Pipe bomb found during Belfast alert
The scene of the alert at Forthriver Road, north Belfast. (© UTV)

Police and army bomb experts were called to the Forthriver Road area on Monday evening after a suspicions object was found.

It was declared to be a viable pipe bomb and taken away for further examination.

The road was closed between Ballygomartin Road and Forthriver Way for a time, but has since reopened.

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