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Woman, 21, arrested at Heathrow over 'Syria related' terror offences

The woman had travelled to the UK from Turkey. Credit: PA

Police have arrested a woman as she arrived at Heathrow Airport on suspicion of preparing acts of terror.

The 21-year-old, from north London, had just landed in the UK following a flight from Istanbul, Turkey.

Scotland Yard reported that the woman, who was detained on Thursday, was suspected of carrying out Syria-related offences.

She is currently being held at a south London police station.

Two searches of addresses north of the capital have since been carried out.