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    Stabbing Attack in London Kills One, Another Person in Critical Condition

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    One man died and another was injured as a result of a knife attack, according to Scotland Yard. The incident occurred late Friday evening in the north-east of London.

    A 23-year-old man died from wounds after an attack, and a 22-year-old man was hospitalized. The incident occurred late Friday evening in the north-east of the capital; London's Metropolitan Police and an ambulance were called to the scene of the crime.

    The police are investigating the incident.

    ​According to London police, about 80 people have been killed in the British capital since the beginning of this year; approximately half of them were stabbed to death.

    The city authorities are calling on young people to stop carrying knives.

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