Four men and one woman are due to appear at Glasgow Sheriff Court tomorrow charged with alleged terrorism offences and conspiracy to murder.
The arrests are linked to the "activities of individuals sympathetic to dissident Republicanism, but who are not affiliated to any specific group", Police Scotland said.
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