May 3, 2011 / 10:38 AM / 6 years ago

UK arrests 5 under security law near nuclear site

LONDON, May 3 (Reuters) - Police said on Tuesday they had arrested five men close to the Sellafield nuclear reprocessing plant in northwest England under counter-terrorism laws.

Cumbria police said the men were arrested on Monday after officers conducted a stop check on a vehicle near the site.

The men are all aged in their 20s and from London, police said.

Reporting by Tim Castle; editing by Michael Holden

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