Two men arrested at Heathrow charged with terrorism offences appear in court

Image above: Westminster Magistrates Court

Two men appear at court charged with terrorism offences

Two men charged with terrorism offences who were arrested on arrival at Heathrow Airport recently have appeared at Westminster Magistrates’ Court today (Monday, 24 July).

Anjem Choudary, 56, of east London appeared charged with:

  • membership of a proscribed organisation, contrary to section 11 of the Terrorism Act 2000;
  • addressing meetings to encourage support for a proscribed organisation, contrary to sections 12(3) of the Terrorism Act 2000;
  • directing a terrorist organisation, contrary to section 56 of the Terrorism Act 2000

Khaled Hussein, 28 (17.03.95) of Canada appeared charged with:

  • membership of a proscribed organisation, contrary to section 11 of the Terrorism Act 2000;

Both men have been remanded in custody to appear at the Old Bailey on 4 August.