Thursday, 28 April 2016

Mohammed Ali Ahmed, Zakaria Boufassil and Soumaya Boufassil - all from Birmingham - are due in court in London on Friday.
19:09, UK,Thursday 28 April 2016
An armed police officer is pictured in Downing Street
Two men and a woman from the Small Heath area of Birmingham have been charged with terrorism offences.
Mohammed Ali Ahmed, 26, Zakaria Boufassil, 26, and Soumaya Boufassil, 29, were arrested two weeks ago and questioned by West Midlands detectives.
They are due to appear at Westminster Magistrates Court in London on Friday.
Ahmed and Zakaria Boufassil are accused of supplying money for terrorism purposes on or before 7 July 2015.
Ahmed is also accused with Soumaya Boufassil of collecting money for terrorism between 1 January 2015 and 8 April 2016.
The trio were among five people arrested on 14 and 15 April.
A fourth man − Fazal Sajjad Younis Khan, 40, also from Small Heath - has been charged with possession of CS spray.
A 59-year-old man remains on bail with strict conditions while the investigation continues.