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Man charged with terrorism offence

News   •   Nov 17, 2019 17:00 GMT

A man has been charged with a terrorism offence following an investigation by the Met's Counter Terrorism Command.

Mamun Rashid, 26 (27.01.93) of east London, was charged on Sunday, 17 November with preparation of terrorist acts under section 5 (1)(a) of the Terrorism Act 2006.

The charge follows his arrest on Thursday, 14 November at Heathrow Airport after arriving on an inbound flight to the UK from Turkey.

He will appear at Westminster Magistrates’ Court on Monday, 18 November.