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Mayor Boris Johnson condemns Tottenham riots and looting

The riots and looting seen in Tottenham have been condemned by London Mayor Boris Johnson.

Mr Johnson said his thoughts were with those affected by the violence, and said those involved would be criminally prosecuted.

Twenty-six officers and three others were hurt in the violence which broke out after a protest over the fatal shooting by police of 29-year-old Mark Duggan on Thursday.

  • 07 Aug 2011
  • From the section UK
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