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Police have released two men from the Derby area who were arrested over terrorism offences on Monday 12th December.
Police have decided that there are no grounds to charge the 22-year-old and the 27-year-old with any terrorism offences.
Four people remain in custody.
West Midlands Police Assistant Chief Constable Marcus Beale says convictions continue to send a clear message to those who think they are going to engage and support terror, that they will not get away with it.
Comments come after apprentice bricklayer from Birmingham was today convicted of trying to join the Islamic State terror group in Syria and "training" for battle at a local Midlands paint-balling centre.
The Assistant Chief Constable added that there are ongoing issues and challenges in the fight against terror, with encrypted devices and communications, police and security services must continue to develop their techniques and abilities.
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A man arrested in Birmingham yesterday for Syria-related terrorism offences has been released on police bail.
The 21-year-old man was detained by officers from the West Midlands Counter terrorism unit yesterday morning (Tuesday 17 May) at an address in the Handsworth area.
The man, who was arrested on suspicion of preparing to travel to Syria to join Daesh, was bailed with strict conditions while enquiries continue to take place.
Two brothers have appeared in court accused of sending £10,000 to a terrorist fighter in Syria.
Mohammed Iqbal Hussain, 25, and Mohamed Suyaubur Rohaman, 32, both of Walsall, are charged with funding terrorism under the Terrorism Act 2000.
They allegedly transferred £10,000 to their brother Musadiqur Rohanan, who is believed to be engaged in terrorist activity in Raqqa, Syria, and his wife Zohura Siddeka.
Hussain also faces three other charges of funding terrorism.
Both defendants appeared at Westminster Magistrates Court, central London, in front of Deputy Senior District Judge Emma Arbuthnot.
Alisha Harris, defending, indicated the pair deny all the charges against them.
The brothers were arrested last Tuesday at their home in Castle Road in an intelligence-led investigation, West Midlands Police said.
Two other men arrested by counter-terrorism officers in Walsall on Thursday on suspicion of Syria-related terrorism offences have been released on police bail until April.
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