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Armed special forces troops ‘disguised as homeless people’ deployed to British cities to combat terror threat | The Independent

Armed special forces troops ‘disguised as homeless people’ deployed to British cities to combat terror threat | The Independent

Police are arresting a record number of people for suspected terror offences in the UK as the security forces continue to increase efforts to combat the threat.

Armed special forces troops disguised as beggars and road sweepers have been deployed at key locations in London and other cities, they Daily Mirror reported.

Military sources told the newspaper the troops had been in place for “some time” to maintain covert surveillance and respond quickly to any future attacks.

Source: Armed special forces troops ‘disguised as homeless people’ deployed to British cities to combat terror threat | The Independent