Northern Ireland

Poleglass attack: Man shot in both legs in west Belfast

Woodside Forest Image copyright PAcemaker
Image caption The man was shot at Woodside forest on Sunday night

A man has been shot in both legs in a paramilitary-style attack in Poleglass on the outskirts of west Belfast.

It happened at Woodside forest at about 21:00 BST on Sunday.

The man, who is in his 30s, has been taken to hospital for treatment. He is said to be seriously ill but stable.

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