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Arrests over 'racist comments'

Police have arrested at least three men for making racist comments on social networking sites like Twitter and Facebook following the attack on a British soldier near Woolwich Barracks. Faith leaders have called for calm and tolerance.

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Man in court over malicious Facebook messages

A 22-year-old man has appeared before magistrates in Lincoln charged with making malicious comments on Facebook following the Woolwich attack.

Benjamin Flatters, from Lincoln, was remanded in custody to appear before Skegness Magistrates' Court on May 29.

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