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Police interview 'slave' trio

Three women allegedly held as slaves will be formally interviewed by police for the first time today. Officers have had indirect contact with the trio but have had to wait until trauma experts gave them the go-ahead to take their accounts in person.

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'Slavery' suspect Comrade Bala seen at 1997 inquest

ITV News has obtained the first pictures of Comrade Bala, the man arrested as part of the so-called slavery investigation in south London.

In this footage the man, whose real name is Aravindan Balakrishnan, is seen wearing a brown jacket and blue trousers as he attends the inquest into the death of commune member Sian Davies in 1997.

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