Islamophobic crime in London 'up by 70%'
Hate crimes against Muslims in London have risen by 70% in the past year, according to Met Police statistics.
Figures for the 12 months up to July showed 816 Islamophobic crimes, compared with 478 for the previous 12-month period.
Tell MAMA, an organisation that monitors Islamophobic attacks, claimed women were the primary targets.
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