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Two Men Charged With Terrorism Offences After Being Stopped In Dover

19/09/2013 15:44 BST | Updated 22/09/2013 18:13 BST
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General view of The Port of Dover in Kent as 15 asylum seekers where found in a tanker on board a cross-Channel ferry earlier today.

Two men have been charged with terrorism and firearms offences after being stopped in Dover, Scotland Yard said on Sunday.

Two men have been charged with terrorism and firearms offences after being stopped in Dover, police said.

Mohommod Hassin Nawaz, 29, of Dirleton Road, Stratford, east London, and Hamza Nawaz, 22, of the same address, are accused of attending a terrorist training camp in Syria.

The pair were stopped by police at the Kent sea port after travelling from Calais in France, a Metropolitan Police spokesman said.

They will appear at Westminster Magistrates' Court tomorrow.

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