Posted: 3 November, 2016

Terror Raids Happening Right Now In Western Sydney

Tags: Sydney, terror, raids

Two people have been arrested in Sydney's southwest after raids by the NSW Joint Counter Terrorism Team.

NSW Police confirmed on Thursday the raids were part of an ongoing investigation, saying there was no direct threat to the community.

According to the Nine Network, a known terror supporter was arrested in Birrong after his car was intercepted by police.

AFP's Assistant Commissioner Neil Gaughan and NSW Police's Deputy Commissioner Catherine Burn will address media in Sydney on Thursday morning.

Police Statement

The NSW Joint Counter Terror Unit can confirm it is conducting search warrant activities this morning as part of an ongoing investigation.

This investigation has not been identified as a direct or imminent threat to the community. Further information will be provided at an appropriate time.

Tags: Sydney, terror, raids

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