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Sheffield Man Charged With Terrorism Offences

A 23 year old man from Sheffield has appeared before Westminster Magistrates this afternoon (Thursday, December 2) charged with eight offences under the Terrorism Act.

Ahmiri Ahmedi Azizi (8/5/1998) of Mount Street, Sheffield is charged with seven offences under Section 2 of the Terrorism 2006 (dissemination of terrorist publications) and one offence under Section 58 of the Terrorism Act 2000 (possession of terrorist material).

The man has been remanded in custody to appear at the Central Criminal Court on Friday, December 17.

The investigation is led by Counter Terrorism Policing North East and supported by South Yorkshire Police.

Azizi was arrested by officers in Sheffield on Thursday, November 25 with a warrant of further detention been granted on Saturday, November 27. The man was charged with the eight offences this afternoon (Thursday, December 2).