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#Acid Attack

# acid-attack - Friday 8 December, 2017

Two London men who sprayed corrosive fluid in the face of two women get 28 years in jail

The men were part of a gang who robbed a store earlier this year.

# acid-attack - Monday 4 December, 2017

Woman left seriously injured after acid poured over her face and hands in South Dublin

The attack happened shortly after 10pm on Friday night.

# acid-attack - Monday 27 November, 2017

London man pleads guilty to acid attack that melted victims' skin and clothes

Both victims suffered extensive burns to their faces and bodies and have required plastic surgery.

# acid-attack - Sunday 5 November, 2017

Teenager (16) arrested after acid attack leaves delivery driver 'fighting for his life'

The man is in a critical condition in hospital after the incident. He may lose his sight in both eyes.

# acid-attack - Friday 3 November, 2017

Teen arrested after London acid attack leaves fast-food delivery driver fighting for his life

He remains in hospital in a life-threatening condition and is likely to lose the sight in both eyes.

# acid-attack - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

'It had a devastating impact': Two jailed for acid attack outside London grocery store

One of the victims lost 20% of his vision as a result of his injuries.

# acid-attack - Friday 1 September, 2017

Appeal for witnesses after London delivery driver sprayed with acid

The victim was attacked through the window of his car.

# acid-attack - Saturday 5 August, 2017

Here's what to do if you witness an acid attack

Removing contaminated clothing and washing off the acid with copious amounts of water can minimise scarring and need for surgical reconstruction.

# acid-attack - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

Two men attacked with 'noxious substance' in London this evening

Both men have been taken to hospital for treatment.

# acid-attack - Saturday 15 July, 2017

'I was just screaming... It felt like someone threw fire in my face': Acid attack victim

Delivery driver Jabed Hussain (32) was one of five people attacked with acid in London on Thursday.

# acid-attack - Friday 14 July, 2017

Two teenage boys arrested after acid thrown in the faces of five people across east London

The attacks took place over the course of about an hour.

# acid-attack - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

Man charged over acid attack on 21-year-old woman and her cousin

A man threw acid through their car window as they sat in traffic in Newham.

# acid-attack - Monday 10 July, 2017

Acid attack suspect hands himself in to police in east London

Jameel Muhktar and Resham Khan were left with life-changing injuries following the attack.

# acid-attack - Friday 30 June, 2017

'If this was a white person .. It'd be all over the news': Muslim acid attack victim speaks out

The pair were attacked with acid while sitting in their car.

# acid-attack - Monday 24 April, 2017

Reality star whose boyfriend was arrested for acid attack confirms she is pregnant

Ferne McCann said she does not wish to discuss her now-ex boyfriend.

# acid-attack - Sunday 23 April, 2017

Boyfriend of reality TV star arrested over acid attack in London nightclub

The incident left two people partially blinded and others disfigured.

# acid-attack - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

Police hunting boyfriend of reality star in connection with London nightclub acid attack

Last night police said that they wanted to speak to 25-year-old Arthur Collins in connection with the attack.

# acid-attack - Friday 9 September, 2016

Two years after having her face doused in acid, survivor wows New York Fashion Week Strutting Her Stuff This post contains videos

Two years after having her face doused in acid, survivor wows New York Fashion Week

Reshma Qureshi was attacked by her brother-in-law in India.

# acid-attack - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

Men jailed in UK for "barbaric" acid attack on woman

The victim was blinded in one eye after she was sprayed with drain cleaner outside a restaurant.

# acid-attack - Thursday 14 January, 2016

An acid attack survivor is now fronting a major fashion campaign

Lakshmi Saa has been campaigning for years for the survivors of such attacks in India.

# acid-attack - Thursday 16 April, 2015

# acid-attack - Friday 31 January, 2014

Vandals poured acid on 26 cars at a dealership last night

Police are looking for three men in connection with the crime.

# acid-attack - Thursday 23 January, 2014

London woman driven by jealousy attacks former friend with acid

Mary Konye followed her victim Naomi Oni before throwing a glass cup of sulfuric acid on her.

# acid-attack - Thursday 8 August, 2013

Two British teenagers attacked with acid on volunteering trip to Zanzibar

Two teenagers volunteering at an orphanage on the African island had acid thrown at them as they walked through a popular tourist area.

# acid-attack - Saturday 9 March, 2013

Convictions for acid attacks triple in Pakistan under tough new laws

The Pakistani government brought in tough new penalties in a bid to stop the dozens of acid attacks which take place every year.

# acid-attack - Thursday 7 March, 2013

Bolshoi dancer admits ordering attack on ballet chief

Pavel Dmitrichenko says, however, that he didn’t specifically ask for hot acid to be thrown in the ballet chief’s face.

# acid-attack - Tuesday 5 March, 2013

Suspect detained in Bolshoi ballet director acid attack

Sergei Filin of the Bolshoi Ballet had sulphuric acid thrown in his face in mid-January and has been receiving treatment that may last for months.

# acid-attack - Monday 4 February, 2013

Man sustains serious facial injuries in 6am acid attack

The man, understood to be Polish, was attacked with acid while smoking outside his house in Dublin 15.

# acid-attack - Sunday 31 July, 2011

Iranian man due to be blinded over acid attack pardoned by victim

Ameneh Bahrami was blinded and seriously injured when her classmate threw a jar of acid at her following her refusal to marry him.

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# acid-attack - Thursday 5 May, 2011

London police search for man after acid attack on school-run mother

The woman was collecting her two children from school when a man approached her and threw acid at her, causing her to be hospitalised with serious burns.