Northern Ireland

Belfast city centre assault leaves man badly injured

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A 30-year-old man who was assaulted in Belfast city centre is believed to be in a critical but stable condition in hospital.

The attack happened in the Donegall Street area early on Sunday. A 29-year-old woman was also hurt.

A 30-year-old man has been charged with grievous bodily harm with intent in connection with the assault.

He is expected to appear before Belfast Magistrates Court on 16 July.