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London’s burning

8 August 2011 By Chris Hughes

A third day of violent clashes and looting around the city are being put down to anti-police sentiment, social division, summer boredom and BlackBerry-coordinated unrest. Whatever the causes, the images from the financial capital can only hurt already fragile markets.

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