Belfast Telegraph

Two men arrested in Belfast under terrorism legislation

Detectives have arrested two men in Belfast under terrorism legislation.

The suspects, aged 27 and 29, were detained in the Beechmount Close area.

Searches were also carried out as part of the police operation and a number of items were seized.

PSNI Superintendent Norman Haslett said detectives from Serious Crime Branch conducted the operation around 11am on Sunday.

"Two men aged 27 and 29 were arrested under the Terrorism Act and a number of items were taken away for further examination," he said.


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