Madeleine case reopened

The Portuguese attorney general has said the formal investigation into Madeleine McCann's disappearance is to be reopened due to new leads in the case. Her parents say they are "very pleased" at the news.

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New lines of enquiry behind re-opening of Madeleine case

New lines of enquiry were the reason behind Portuguese police re-opening the Madeleine McCann case, according to the Metropolitan Police.

British and Portuguese police have spoken about the two investigations and the Met confirmed that Madeleine's parents Kate and Gerry McCann have been kept informed with the new developments.

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