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7/7 London bombings: victim’s family vows to fight extremism in schools

Esther Addley Telegraph The family of one of the victims of 7/7 has launched a campaign designed to tackle extremism in schools, days before the 10th anniversary of the attacks. Miriam Hyman was one of 52 people killed on 7 July 2005, when the bus on which she was travelling was blown up by 18-year-old Hasib […]

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7/7 bombings: Peace Journey to see young people retrace 200-mile route taken by bombers

Sarah Cassidy Independent It was a route taken by three young men before one of the worst terrorist attacks Britain had seen for decades. Next weekend 15 young people from different faiths will trace the steps taken by three of the four 7/7 bombers. They will travel 200 miles from Leeds to London to mark […]

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Flight 93 memorial visitor center to open September 10 in Somerset County

Danielle Fox, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette STONYCREEK TOWNSHIP — The $26 million visitors’ complex at the Flight 93 National Memorial in Somerset County will open September 10, and honor the victims of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks by touching as lightly on the crash site as possible. Before there were marble walls and a state-of-the-art visitors’ […]

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