West Midlands Police given more time over Dover terror arrests
Police have been granted more time to question six people arrested in Dover on suspicion of Syria-related terrorism offences.
The five men and one woman, who are all in their 20s, were detained at about 08:00 BST on Friday.
They are being held at a police station in the West Midlands.
West Midlands Police said officers now had until 08:00 on 10 April to charge, release or apply for another warrant of a further detention.
'No immediate risk'
The force said the suspects were all detained in the departure zone of the south coast port.
Four of the men arrested are from Birmingham - a 25-year-old from Small Heath, two 26-year-olds from Acocks Green and Alum Rock and a 28-year-old from Lozells - police said.
A man aged 26 and a 23-year-old woman of no fixed address are also being held.
The force said: "The suspects, who are not a family group and were not accompanied by children, did not pose any immediate risk to public safety.
"The arrests are part of an ongoing investigation."