Woman arrested at Dover over Syria-related terror offences is released

Port of Dover Image copyright Gareth Fuller
Image caption Six people, including four men from Birmingham, were detained on 3 April

A woman arrested in Dover on suspicion of Syria-related terrorism offences has been released without charge.

She was detained in the departure zone of the south coast port along with five men on 3 April, police said.

Three men, aged in their 20s and from Birmingham, are still being questioned by detectives. Police have until Friday to charge or release them.

The two others, including a fourth man from Birmingham, have been handed over to Home Office immigration officers.

West Midlands Counter Terrorism Police said the woman was of no fixed address as was the fifth man given to immigration.

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