Racist attacks force father and daughter to flee Belfast home

Adam Taha packs up his daughter Amira's toys after being forced to move from his east Belfast home following racist intimidation. Picture by Mal McCann
Brendan Hughes
A SUDANESE father and his five-year-old daughter have been forced to flee their home in east Belfast after suffering racist intimidation. The occupants of another house nearby have also had to leave after burglars ransacked the property and tore up the Koran. Widowed Adam Taha (34) and his daughter Amira began moving yesterday to a new temporary apartment in west Belfast. On Sunday the warehouse worker awoke to find his car's tyres were slashed outside his home on Newcastle Street. It came just days after he was attacked after he confronted two men smashing up a house on nearby[...]

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