Luton airport arrest: Police bail woman held over Syria terror offences

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Image caption The woman was arrested at Luton Airport after a flight from Turkey

A 25-year-old woman who was arrested at Luton Airport on suspicion of Syria-related terror offences has been bailed pending further police inquiries.

The woman, from Haringey, north London, was held on Wednesday after a flight from Istanbul in Turkey, on suspicion of preparing for acts of terrorism.

She was released on police bail after being questioned by officers from the West Midlands counter-terrorism unit.

A police spokesman said she had been granted conditional bail until March.

Two children who were travelling with her are being looked after by social services, West Midlands Police added.

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