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US Students in Acid Attack in France Forgive Assailant

PARIS (AP) — The four American college students attacked with acid at a Marseille train station have forgiven their assailant, who reportedly suffers from a mental illness, a university spokesman said Monday.

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UK World’s Acid Attack Capital; Assaults Up 74 Per Cent in One Year

The UK now has the highest number of reported acid attacks per person, with 1,800 assaults using corrosive liquid since 2010 in London alone, according to charity Acid Survivors Trust International (ASTI). The number of assaults using acid and corrosive

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Toddler, Parents Rushed to Hospital after London Acid Attack

A family has suffered injuries described as “life-changing” after ‘strong acid’ was thrown at a two year old boy and his parents on a street in North London. Emergency services were called to a residential street in Islington on Saturday

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Acid Attacks On The Rise, Majority Of Victims Are White Men

Fewer than half of acid attack victims pursue criminal charges against their attackers, researchers have found. The study, also revealed that, contrary to the common perception of acid attacks, the majority of victims were white men. Researchers from the St.