West Midlands Police given more time over Dover terror arrests

Police have been given more time to continue questioning three men arrested in Dover on suspicion of Syria-related terrorism offences.

The men, who are all in their 20s and from Birmingham, were detained on 3 April.

Officers have until 17 April to charge or release the suspects.

Two other men arrested at the time are no longer suspected of terrorism offences and have been handed over to immigration authorities, police said.

A woman who was also arrested has been released without charge.

A 28-year-old man, from Lozells, a man aged 26, from Acocks Green, and a 25-year-old man, from Small Heath, remain in police custody.

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