United Kingdom: IIDs Thrown at Police after Parade

TRIPwire, 13 August 2019

On 10 August 2019 at approximately 2245 hours local time, the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) received a report of two improvised incendiary devices (IIDs) thrown over the Londonderry city walls near the Apprentice Boys Memorial Hall. An estimated 20 IIDs were subsequently thrown at PSNI officers following the annual Apprentice Boys parade, one of Northern Ireland’s biggest parades. There were no reported injuries, but several pallets caught fire. The investigation is ongoing.