• Reading Level 4
Politics | Economics

Fears mount as UK inflation hits 40-year high

Cost of existing: Food prices are driving the crisis. Low-fat milk is 42% more expensive than a year ago.

Can it be more deadly than war? As the UK's inflation rate tops 10%, some argue that skyrocketing prices can produce as many fatalities as a major conflict. Experts say the proof is in the history books.

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