Northern Ireland

Man and woman charged in dissident republican probe

A man and a woman have been charged in County Armagh in relation to dissident republican activity.

Detectives from the PSNI's serious crime branch arrested a 25-year-old man in the Lurgan area and a 26-year-old woman in the Armagh area on Saturday morning.

They have both been charged with encouraging acts of terrorism.

The man and woman are due to appear at Lisburn Magistrates Court on Monday.