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Uprising in London causes unease about Olympics

Uprising in London causes unease

Originally Published: August 13, 2011
By Viv Bernstein

Amid the riots, arson and pillaging in London that have brought international scrutiny and concern about safety for next year's Olympic Games, 2012 organizing committee chairman Sebastian Coe finally broke his silence Thursday and offered his assessment of security.

"There are lessons to be learned, and over the next year we will continue our contingency plans," he told the Associated Press. "They will deal with all sorts of things, including public disorder."

Public disorder? ...

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