A teenager has been charged with terrorism offences after he was arrested at Stansted Airport on Friday (February 5).
Cubeyda Hassan Jama, 19, a Finnish national of London Road in Thornton Heath, south London, was charged yesterday evening with engaging in conduct in preparation for giving effect to intention to commit acts of terrorism, contrary to section 5 of the Terrorism Act 2006.
Jama was arrested at the airport by detectives from the Metropolitan Police Service's Counter Terrorism Command (SO15).
He is due to appear in custody at Westminster Magistrates' Court later today.
From the Herts And Essex Observer: