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

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

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

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.