Two men charged under Terrorism Act

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Two men have been charged by police under the Terrorism Act 2006.

Imran Khawaja, 26, of Southall, London, has been charged with preparing to commit terrorist acts and receiving training in the use of firearms.

He is also charged with attending a place for terrorist training. Tahir Bhatti, 44, of Watford, Hertfordshire, has been charged with assisting Mr Khawaja to commit terrorist acts.

They will both appear at Westminster Magistrates' Court on Friday.