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Blast near Tipton mosque treated as 'terrorist incident'

An explosion which left nails and debris strewn outside a mosque is being treated as "an act of terrorism", police have confirmed.

The blast happened on a disused railway line near Binfield Street in Tipton in the West Midlands at about 13:00 BST on Friday.

A counter terrorism investigation has been started.

Jeremy Cooke reports.

  • 12 Jul 2013
  • From the section UK
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