Four Londoners have appeared at at Westminster Magistrates Court charged with terrorism offences. They were arrested between the 5th and 7th of July in connection with offences alleged to have been committed over a period of two years from July 2010 to 2012.
Richard Dart, 29, from Ealing, Imran Mahmood, 21, of Northolt and Jahangir Alom, 26, of Stratford are accused of travelling to Pakistan for training in terrorism, travelling abroad to commit acts of terrorism and providing information about terrorism training and operational security whilst there.
Ruksana Begum, 22 of Provost Estate in north London is accused of possessing information of a kind likely to be useful to a person committing or preparing an act of terrorism. Dart, Alom and Begum were sent for trial at the Old Bailey on 31st July.