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Shabaaz Hussain faces terrorism charges

A suspected terrorist fundraiser has appeared before a London court.

Shabaaz Hussain, 27, from east London, is accused of providing money or property for terrorism purposes on 12 April, 6 July and 3 September 2010.

He is also accused of playing a part in preparing for acts of terrorism - not thought to be against the UK - between 1 January 2009 and 22 October 2010.

Mr Hussain, who appeared at City of Westminster Magistrates' Court, was remanded in custody until 15 July.

He also faces the charge of making funding arrangements for the purposes of terrorism between 1 January 2009 and 22 October last year.

In total, he faces five charges under the Terrorism Act 2000 and 2006.

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