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Belfast mayor Máirtín Ó Muilleoir 'feared for his safety in loyalist protest'

18 February 2014 Last updated at 18:40 GMT

The lord mayor of Belfast has told a court he feared for his safety when he was attacked by loyalists as he opened a park in the city.

Sinn Féin's Máirtín Ó Muilleoir was giving evidence in the trial of three people accused of disorderly behaviour during the re-opening of Woodvale Park.

Eunan McConville reports from Belfast Magistrates Court.

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