UK riot victims come to terms with losses

Scores of families were forced flee violence now find themselves without a place to call home.



    It is almost a week since violence erupted in the London borough of Tottenham.

    The neighbourhood's sports centre has been turned into a refuge for the victims of the riots where many families have lost everything.

    Many are now relying on the kindness of strangers to get them through.

    Al Jazeera's Emma Hayward reports from Tottenham.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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