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Birmingham riots: 'I had a knife under my pillow'

The government's emergency committee, Cobra, has been meeting in Downing Street to decide its response to three nights of rioting in London, Liverpool, Birmingham and Bristol.

More than 100 people were arrested in disturbances in Birmingham where residents have condemned the violence.

  • 09 Aug 2011
  • From the section UK
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