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Man suspected of being member of terrorist group arrested in Hackney for extradition to Turkey

PUBLISHED: 12:05 02 June 2017 | UPDATED: 12:05 02 June 2017

A 19-year-old teenager who was arrested on a bus just off Barking Road on Monday, 5 June has been charged.

A 19-year-old teenager who was arrested on a bus just off Barking Road on Monday, 5 June has been charged.

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A 51-year-old man was arrested this morning in Hackney on warrant for extradition to Turkey, where he is suspected of being a member of a terrorist group.

Alaettin Kalender will appear at Westminster Magistrates’ court this afternoon.

The Met’s extradition team arrested him at a property in Hackney.


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