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Paramilitaries force 246 people to flee homes in just one year

Self-appointed brigadiers wreaking havoc across communities, says MLA

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Driven out: Residents move out of the Ballysillan Avenue area of Belfast after attacks on their homes in August 2018

Driven out: Residents move out of the Ballysillan Avenue area of Belfast after attacks on their homes in August 2018

Driven out: Residents move out of the Ballysillan Avenue area of Belfast after attacks on their homes in August 2018

Terrorists are still forcing hundreds of people from their homes every year, figures have revealed.

In the last year alone, more than 200 people fled after threats from paramilitaries.

According to official figures, 2,617 people have presented themselves as homeless to the Housing Executive because of intimidation in the last five years.


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