American self-defence expert banned from entering UK

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A controversial American self-defence expert has been stopped from boarding a plane to the UK.

Tim Larkin says he was handed a letter saying the Home Secretary believed his conduct may "inflame tensions in areas affected by riots" by encouraging vigilante behaviour.

Mr Larkin told BBC Radio 5 live's Victoria Derbyshire that retaliation is important part of self defence.

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