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Solihull man Paul Newey charged with funding terrorism

Westminster Magistrates' Court
Image caption Paul Newey was arrested in December during a planned operation and now faces a court appearance on 14 February

A 49-year-old man has been charged with funding terrorism.

Paul Newey, from Solihull, was arrested in December during a planned, intelligence-led operation by West Midlands Police.

He is charged with one count of contravening section 17 of the Terrorism Act 2000 in relation to funding terrorism.

Mr Newey is due to appear before Westminster Magistrates' Court on 14 February.

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