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It breaks my heart to see violence return to Northern Ireland. Over the Easter weekend groups of loyalist youths threw petrol bombs, set cars alight and fought the police, injuring dozens of officers. After years of peace in the region I fear we are on the brink of a return to violence. All because of Boris Johnson's oven-ready Brexit deal that created a border between Northern Ireland and the UK mainland against the wishes of the Northern Irish people who he just doesn't appear to care about.
Northern Ireland riots: Nine more police officers injured during loyalist violence as Naomi Long says politicians 'fanned flames'
The PSNI have confirmed that nine more officers have been injured during the latest violent scenes on Monday night in Carrickfergus and Newtownabbey.