A second man has been charged with alleged offences in Syria

15 November 2012

New Scotland Yard

Officers from Metropolitan Police's Counter Terrorism Command have tonight, 15 November, charged a second man in connection with an investigation into travel to Syria in support of alleged terrorist activity.

[C] Jubayer Chowdhury, 24 (15.07.88), together with Shajul Islam and others, within the jurisdiction of the Central Criminal Court, between 17 July 2012 and 26 July 2012, unlawfully and injuriously imprisoned John Cantlie and Jeroen Oerlemans against their will. Contrary to common law and section 63B of the Terrorism Act 2000.

He was remanded in custody to appear at Westminster Magistrates' Court on the morning of Friday, 16 November.