Terror reviewer: Tpims 'slightly unhappy compromise'

Anti-terror assessor David Anderson has said it is a concern that two terror suspects have absconded.

David Anderson
David Anderson QC is the independent reviewer of terror legislation Credit: PA

Speaking to the Home Affairs Committee, the UK Independent Reviewer of Terrorism called Tpims a slightly unhappy compromise.

Tpims, or Terrorism Prevention and Investigation Measures, were introduced last year to monitor terror suspects.

Read: What are Tpims? Counter-terrorism measures explained

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