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EDL 'violently attacked' journalists, claims NUJ

English Defence League members targeted journalists at the weekend's London demonstarations.

Journalists covering an English Defence League rally in London were subjected to a series of "violent attacks" on Saturday - including sexual assault and a photographer being set on fire, according to the National Union of Journalists.

Members of the far-right group held demonstrations in east London over the weekend which saw 61 arrests including public order offences and assaults on police.

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