432. Deputy Noel Rock asked the Minister for Justice and Equality if his attention has been drawn to the assaults on non-nationals in Dublin; if An Garda Síochána traces the number of assaults on non-nationals; if so, the number of such assaults in the past five years; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [12797/19]


Minister for Justice and Equality (Deputy Charles Flanagan): I have requested the information from the Garda authorities in relation to assaults on non-nationals and I will contact the Deputy directly when this information is to hand.