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Three are held in dissident probe

Police car

Three men have been arrested by police investigating suspected dissident republican activity.

Detectives from the PSNI's Serious Crime Branch arrested a man in west Belfast on Thursday afternoon.

The arrest was made during a planned search operation in the Upper Suffolk and Moorefield areas.

Earlier, police arrested two men in Craigavon, County Armagh. The men were later brought to Antrim police station for questioning.

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