Counter Terror Raids – Australia

South Brisbane, Australia, a “21 year old man” is arrested after counter terror raids June 30th. It is alleged the accused made preparations to travel to Syria to engage in hostile activities during late 2016 and early 2017. 

July 2nd

A Brisbane man accused of preparing to travel to Syria as a foreign fighter will remain behind bars after his bail application was denied. (SydneyMorningHerald)

Abdus Samad Zaid, 21, faced Brisbane Magistrates Court on Monday after he was arrested on Saturday following a counter-terrorism raid on a house in Brisbane’s south. (video below)

The television news report is delivered in a dry monotone and includes an interview with the man named in the ABC news.