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Bradford man charged over 'terrorism' social media posts

A man has been charged with terrorism offences after posting "potentially suspicious" material on social media.

The 27-year-old man, from Heaton in Bradford, has been charged under Section 2 of the Terrorism Act, the dissemination of terrorist publications

Officers from the North East Counter Terrorism Unit arrested the man last October and then released him on bail, pending further inquiries.

He is due to appear at Westminster Magistrates' Court on 12 February.

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