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Baggott defends tactics over NI flag protests

Northern Ireland's chief constable has defends the policing strategy over the union flag protests, which has led to 129 officers being injured.

Matt Baggott said an "over zealous" approach could have inflamed the situation.

He was speaking to the NI Affairs Committee at Westminster.

BBC Newsline's Home Affairs Correspondent Vincent Kearney reports.

  • 24 Jan 2013
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