September 18, 2014 – 6:07AM
Police have taken part in terror raids across western Sydney. Photo: NSW Police Media Unit
Police are carrying out terror raids across western Sydney.
NSW Police said the operation, which was still ongoing on Thursday morning, was the result of a counter-terrorism operation also involving the Australian Federal Police.
Officers have raided properties in Beecroft, Bellavista, Guildford, Merrylands, Northmead, Wentworthville, Marsfield, Westmead, Castle Hill, Revesby, Bass Hill and Regents Park.
Hundreds of police officers are believed to be involved in the operation.
A number of arrests have been made but police would not specify how many.
Further updates were expected later on Thursday morning.
More to come
Source :The Sydney Morning Herald
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