08 Aug '11, 10am

100 arrested as second night of riots hit London

100 arrested as second night of riots hit London

Police said on Monday they had arrested 100 people in a second night of rioting in London, condemning it as 'copycat' disorder following weekend unrest sparked by the death of a man in a police shooting. -- PHOTO: REUTERS LONDON (AFP) - Police said on Monday they had arrested 100 people in a second night of rioting in London, condemning it as 'copycat' disorder following weekend unrest sparked by the death of a man in a police shooting. As violence which rocked the multi-ethnic northern district of Tottenham on Saturday spread to other districts of the capital, doubts emerged over the original version the shooting of 29-year-old Mark Duggan, with suggestions that officers were not under attack when they opened fire. Nine police officers were injured on Sunday as youths attacked shops, cars and threw missiles at police in the southern district of Brixton, in Enfield, Waltha...

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London communities begin riot clean-up

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straitstimes.com 09 Aug '11, 10am

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