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Man arrested and bailed after swoop by counter-terror officers

A second man arrested as part of an investigation in London by counter-terrorism officers has been released on bail.

The Metropolitan Police's counter-terrorism command detained the 40-year-old man in south-east London on Saturday.

He was held on suspicion of "being concerned in funding arrangements for the purposes of terrorism" and was questioned under the Police and Criminal Evidence Act.

He was bailed on Sunday until a date in May pending further inquiries , Scotland Yard said.

Detectives are continuing to question a 30-year-old man arrested on Wednesday on suspicion of being concerned in the commission, preparation or instigation of acts of terrorism.

He was detained under the Terrorism Act 2000 and is being held at a south London police station.

Inquiries are ongoing, the Met said, and searches at a residential address in north London have concluded.

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