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A 19-year-old man from Blackburn has gone on trial accused of trying to travel to Syria to engage in acts of terrorism.
The prosecution has opened its case against Ednane Mahmood at Manchester Crown Court this morning, saying he travelled as far as Bulgaria but never got to Syria.
He faces terrorism charges including sharing a terrorist publication. The trial is expected to last two weeks.
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A 19-year-old man from Blackburn is due to go on trial, accused of trying to travel to Syria to engage in acts of terrorism.