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London police arrested six alleged terrorists.

Police officers stand outside a house in Stratford east London, July 5, 2012. Photo Credit REUTERS Paul Hackett

Five men and a woman suspected of preparing terrorist attacks were arrested during early morning police raids across London on Thursday, police said.

Police said the operation was not linked to the Olympics , which start in London on July 27, but was part of a planned intelligence-led operation.

A security source said the London arrests were related to international Islamist militancy and were made at an early stage of plotting. It was not clear if any targets were identified.

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