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Two men from Bradford charged with terrorism offences

Westminster Magistrates' Court
Image caption The men were remanded in custody after appearing at Westminster Magistrates' Court

Two men charged with terrorism offences have appeared in court.

Mohammed Shehzad, 21, and Safaan Ali, 18, both from Bradford, were arrested on Tuesday and appeared at Westminster Magistrates' Court earlier.

Mr Ali, of Fairbank Road, faces eight counts of possessing material likely to be useful to a person committing or preparing an act of terrorism.

Mr Shehzad, of Upper Woodlands Road, is charged with disseminating terrorist publications.

The men were remanded in custody to appear at the Old Bailey on 29 July.

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