Sinn Féin's Alex Maskey said officers who watched flags being put up "brought themselves into disrepute."
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Putting up flags in south Belfast 'will be breach of peace'

The Police Service of Northern Ireland has said it will treat the erection of loyalist flags in a mixed area of south Belfast as a breach of the peace.

It follows discussions with Sinn Féin assembly member Alex Maskey.

Gareth Gordon reports.