Over 100 Romanians flee their homes in Belfast after being attacked.
Martin McGuinness has described racist attacks on a group of Romanian families in Belfast as a 'totally shameful episode'.
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- Two teenagers are arrested by police in connection with racist attacks on Romanians in south Belfast.
- Another attack occurs on Romanians in Belfast, on this occasion against a family in the east of the city.
- Romanians head to the polls in the country's parliamentary elections. Exit polls show the Social Democratic Party winning by a wide margin.
- A bomb explodes under a vehicle in Belfast injuring a prison officer; Dissident republicans have claimed responsibility.
- A Catalan official says the 13 exchange students killed in Sunday's accident were 19-to-25-year-old women, seven from Italy, two Germans, an Austrian, a woman from France, a Romanian and an Uzbek. Twenty-four people are being treated in hospital with one student in critical condition, and six people, including the driver, in serious condition. Reports from officials indicate the driver lost control of the coach and crashed to the other side before running into an oncoming car. The bus driver, who passed alcohol and drug tests, is being investigated for possible negligent homicide as police seek to determine the cause of the crash.