10 Aug 2022

Condemnation after latest attack on Fountain Estate in Derry after petrol bombs thrown at houses earlier tonight

Sinn Féin Foyle MLA Karen Mullan has hit out at those responsible after a number of petrol bombs were thrown into the Fountain Estate and in the vicinity of Nailors Row. The Foyle MLA said “A number of petrol bombs have been thrown into the Fountain Estate. "There were several more thrown right outside the gates of Alexander House. “Those responsible are more than likely the same people who terrorise residents of the Meenan Park area on a nightly basis. “Wrecking and terrorising your own community or a neighbouring community is wrong and is not reflective of the proud community that is the Bogside. “I call on all elected representatives, community organisations and residents of the Bogside to send a strong and loud message that this activity is not carried out in our name."

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