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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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Two teens from London among trio detained in Turkey

Two 17-year-old boys from north-west London have been detained in Turkey along with a third male aged 19, the Met Police have said.

In a statement the force said: "On Friday 13 March officers from SO15 Counter Terrorism Command were made aware that two 17-year-old boys from north-west London had gone missing and were believed to be travelling to Syria.

"Enquiries revealed that they had travelled with a third male, aged 19 years.

"Officers alerted the Turkish authorities who were able to intercept all three males, preventing travel to Syria. They remain in detention in Turkey. The families have been kept informed of developments."

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