Jewish and Muslim hate crimes soar in London

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People of multiple faiths hold a counter-protest to an anti-Shomrim protest that was held to demonstrate against Britain's Jewish community in Westminster, London, Britain, on July 4, 2015. Photo courtesy of REUTERS/Peter Nicholls
*Editors: This photo may only be republished with RNS-LONDON-HATE, originally transmitted on Dec. 30, 2015.

People of multiple faiths hold a counter-protest to an anti-Shomrim protest that was held to demonstrate against Britain's Jewish community in Westminster, London, Britain, on July 4, 2015. Photo courtesy of REUTERS/Peter Nicholls *Editors: This photo may only be republished with RNS-LONDON-HATE, originally transmitted on Dec. 30, 2015.

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CANTERBURY, England (RNS) The rise may also be a sign that Britain’s 280,000 Jews and estimated 2.7 million Muslims are more willing to report hate crime violations to the police.