Man arrested in east London for terrorist offences

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Counter-terrorism police arrested a man at his home in east London this morning (February 25).

The 38-year-old is suspected of publishing and distributing "terrorist materials", according to the Metropolitan Police, who carried out the arrest.

His address is now being searched.

A Met spokesperson said:The arrest was made under the Police and Criminal Evidence Act.

"He was taken to a south London police station where he remains at this time.

"Searches of the address are ongoing."