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More white people arrested over terrorism than any other ethnic group for third year in a row – The Independent

Overall terror arrests fell to the lowest level in nine years in 2020

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The number of white terrorism suspects being arrested in Britain has outstripped those of Asian appearance for the third year in a row.
Official figures show that 89 white people were arrested on suspicion of terror offences in 2020, compared with 63 Asian suspects, 15 black suspects and 18 of other ethnicities.
The proportion of white people arrested exceeded the proportion of Asian people arrested for the third consecutive year, a Home Office document siad.
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