Pakistani Student Arrested at Birmingham Airport for Carrying Suspected Terrorist Document

By Nicholas Edmondson | December 20, 2011 4:09 PM GMT

A student has been arrested at Birmingham airport on suspicion of carrying a terrorist document.

West Midlands police detained the 22-year-old Pakistani national on Monday evening under section 58 of the Terrorism Act 2000 as he arrived on a flight from Dubai.

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A Student has been arrested at Birmingham airport under suspicion of carrying a terrorist document

“[The suspect] was arrested on suspicion of being in possession of a document likely to be of use to a person committing or preparing an act of terrorism,” a police spokesman said. 

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