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Four men 'admit killing' British students in Borneo

Four men arrested in Malaysia over the fatal stabbings of two British medical students have admitted the crime, a police chief has said.

Neil Dalton and Aidan Brunger, who were both 22 and studying at Newcastle University, were reportedly involved in an argument at a bar in Kuching before the attack.

Deputy police commissioner Chai Khin Chung said police had now finished their investigation after the men confessed to the stabbings.

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Students 'set to finish Malaysia attachment tomorrow'

The British medical students stabbed to death in Malaysia were set to complete their attachment to a local hospital tomorrow, according to local reports.

Aidan Brunger is seen in his medical whites during his attachment to a hospital in Kuching on the Malaysian part of the island. Credit: Family Handout/PA Wire

Police said Neil Dalton and Aidan Brunger were killed in an alcohol-fuelled incident and four men had been arrested in connection with their deaths.

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