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EXTRA TIME FOR TERROR SUSPECTS.

THE North West Counter Terrorism Unit has been granted extra time to speak to four men arrested as part of a national operation last week.

Officers have been given warrants to continue to question four of the men, aged 26, 23, 26 and 41, for a further five days.

On Wednesday officers were given a further seven days to question seven other men, aged between 22 and 37.

It followed raids in Liverpool, Greater Manchester and Lancashire Lancashire (lăng`kəshĭr, –shər), county (1991 pop. 1,365,100), 1,878 sq mi (4,864 sq km), N England, on the Irish Sea. The county town is Lancaster.  on April 8 when 12 men were arrested under the Terrorism Act The Terrorism Act may refer to legislation in various countries: South Africa
  • Terrorism Act No 83 of 1967
United Kingdom
  • Prevention of Terrorism Acts passed between 1974 and 1989 to deal with terrorism in Northern Ireland
, all but one Pakistani nationals.

An 18-year-old has been released into the custody of the UK Borders Agency.

A further 11 men remain in custody.

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, Toxteth and Highgate Street and Earle Road, Edge Hill..
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Publication:Liverpool Echo (Liverpool, England)
Date:Apr 18, 2009
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