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Man charged with terror offences as part of New IRA probe

The man has been charged with directing terrorism in Northern Ireland.

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The man is due to appear at court (Joe Giddens/PA)

The man is due to appear at court (Joe Giddens/PA)

The man is due to appear at court (Joe Giddens/PA)

A man has been charged with directing terrorism in Northern Ireland as part of a police investigation into the New IRA.

The suspect, 48, is also accused of membership of an outlawed organisation and two separate charges of preparatory acts of terrorism.

He is due to appear at Belfast’s Laganside Court on Monday.

PA