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FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – A Fort St. John man accused of terrorism related charges made his first appearance before a B.C. Supreme Court judge on Friday.

Othman Hamdan appeared by video in a Vancouver courtroom. Any details of his case have been put under a publication ban.

Hamdan is charged with three counts of committing an offence for the benefit of a terrorist group and one count of instructing a person to carry out terrorist activity.

His next court appearance is set for August 26th.

 

— With files from The Alaska Highway News

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