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Portuguese police reopen McCann case

An inquiry into the disappearance of British girl Madeleine McCann has been reopened by Portuguese police, the public prosecutor's office has said.

An inquiry into the disappearance of British girl Madeleine McCann has been reopened by Portuguese police, the public prosecutor's office has said.

The three-year-old vanished from Praia da Luz in the Algarve in May 2007.

A statement from the office of Portugal's attorney-general said "new elements of evidence" justified the "continuation of the investigation".

Tom Burridge reports.

  • 24 Oct
  • From the section UK