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Religious-hate crimes soar 600 pc since London bombings

Crimes motivated by religious hatred have jumped by nearly 600 per cent in London since the July 7 bombings.
They include verbal and physical attacks and criminal damage to property, including mosques.

Scotland Yard figures showed there were 269 such incidents reported since the suicide bombings, compared to only 40 in the same three-and-a-half week period last year.