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Villiers condemns reckless attack in North Belfast

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The Secretary of State has this morning condemned those responsible for the device found in North Belfast

Ms Villiers said:

This reckless attack could have cost lives and serves only to disrupt and intimidate local communities.

Those responsible for this device showed a complete disregard for the safety of the community in which they live and for the lives of police officers working to make Northern Ireland a safer place.