Malala: 'Pens and books are the weapons that defeat terrorism'

At the opening of the Library of Birmingham earlier today, Malala Yousafzai said in her speech that 'pens and books are the weapons that defeat terrorism.'

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£189m Library of B'ham opens

The £189m new Library of Birmingham has opened to the public for the first time. It took 800 people to build and boasts around a million books, a new amphitheatre and two roof gardens.