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Three 'Syria-bound' British teenagers released on bail

Three teenagers arrested on suspicion of preparation of terrorist acts after being detained in Turkey have been bailed, Scotland Yard said.

The suspects - two 17-year-old boys and one 19-year-old man, all from northwest London - were arrested on Saturday by officers from the Metropolitan Police's Counter Terrorism Command.

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British teens claimed 'planning to join IS' detained in Istanbul

Three British teenagers have been detained in Istanbul while allegedly planning to cross to Syria to join Islamic state, Turkish officials have said.

British teens planning to join IS detained in Istanbul. Credit: Google Maps

The teenagers have not been named and were seized on Friday, sources told Reuters.

Turkish authorities are in touch with their British counterparts to arrange their deportation to Britain this week.

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