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UK Arrests Man and Woman Suspected of Links to Terrorism in Syria

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Two more people have been arrested as part of a Metropolitan Police investigation into suspected terrorism in Syria involving Britons.

A man, 37, and a woman, 36, were arrested at an address in Essex on Wednesday.

This followed the arrest of two men, aged 29 and 22, in Dover, Kent, on arrival from France on Monday. A quantity of ammunition was seized.

Police searches of properties in east London and Lancashire are taking place.