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Brixton stores looted amid clashes with riot police

Clashes have broken out in Brixton, south London, following a riot in Tottenham on Saturday which saw attacks on people, fires and looting.

Journalist, Paraic O'Brien, told BBC Radio 5 live's Stephen Nolan that as many as 200 youths have clashed with riot police.

He said various shops in the area were being attacked and looted.

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  • 08 Aug 2011
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