UK: Increase in knife attacks causing concern

Teenage stabbing deaths spark an emotional debate about Britain's rising knife crime.

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    In the United Kingdom, a surge in the number of knife attacks among teenagers has triggered intense debate.

    The home secretary is expected to meet police chiefs later, looking for answers.

    The police chiefs are likely to demand funding to put thousands of officers back on the streets.

    Al Jazeera's Neave Barker reports from London.


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