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United Kingdom

28 July 2007

International Herald Tribune / AP

LONDON — Two separate shootings killed one person and wounded two others, including a teenager, in Manchester, a city known as "Gunchester" in the 1990s because of its widespread firearms crime. Friday nights attacks — the latest in a rash of recent shootings in Manchester — also came just two days after a 16-year-old boy was shot in south London by a gang who chased him on bicycles, police said. The violence is likely to re-ignite a national debate in Britain... (

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