Four US women attacked with acid in Marseille

 

Four female American tourists have been attacked with acid in the French city of Marseille.

The women were sprayed with acid by a 41-year-old woman who has been detained by police, according to the Marseille prosecutor’s office.

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‘Acid attack capital of Britain’ revealed as assaults with corrosive liquids soar

‘Acid attack capital of Britain’ revealed as assaults with corrosive liquids soar:

Acid attacks in London are on the rise – now a Freedom of Information request has revealed which boroughs have the highest numbers of offences

The number of acid attacks in London has soared in the past six years, new figures have revealed.

Between 2011 and 2016, there was almost 1,500 reports of attacks involving corrosive fluids in the capital.

There were 431 attacks last year alone, compared to 261 the previous year.

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