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Loyalist protesters fly Union Flags and hold banners as they... News PhotoBanner - Sign,Belfast,Belfast City Hall,British Flag,Competition,Conflict,Continuity,Control,County Antrim,Day,Decisions,Holding,Horizontal,Loyalty,Protest,Protestor,UK,WarPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPLoyalist protesters fly Union Flags and hold banners as they demonstrate outside Belfast City Hall in Belfast on January 12, 2013 as part of an ongoing campaign opposing Belfast City Council's decision to restrict the days on which the British Union Flag will fly over the City Hall. Northern Irish demonstrators loyal to Britain clashed with nationalists and police on Saturday in fresh protests against curbs on flying the British flag, leaving four officers injured, police said. Pro-British demonstrators have taken to the streets, in sometimes violent protest, almost every night since December 3, when the city council announced it would no longer fly the Union Flag all year round at City Hall. AFP PHOTO / PETER MUHLY (Photo credit should read PETER MUHLY/AFP/Getty Images)