UK charges man with 4 terror-related offenses

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Posted: Jun 15, 2011 5:09 PM
UK charges man with 4 terror-related offenses

British police say a 25-year-old man has been arrested and charged on four terrorism-related offenses.

Greater Manchester Police say the charges facing Asim Kauser relate to accessing radical or extremist material through the Internet.

Police said Wednesday the alleged offenses took place between January 2009 and June 2011.

Police said Kauser, a British national, was arrested at his home on June 6 following an operation by the North West Counter Terrorism Unit.

It said Kauser will appear in London's City of Westminster Magistrates' Court on Thursday.