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London riots: Violence erupts for third day

Riot police have again been deployed to the streets of London as violence broke out for a third day.

Police have clashed with rioters in Hackney and fires have been started in Peckham, Lewisham and Croydon.

It follows two nights of violence over the weekend, after the police shooting of a man in Tottenham.

Alan Little reports.

  • 08 Aug 2011
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