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Man charged with posting Prince George’s photo to aid attack

LONDON — A 31-year-old man was charged in England with sharing a photo of Prince George and details about his preschool in a social media post that prosecutors allege was meant to help others plan terror attacks.

Authorities accused Husnain Rashid of putting the information about the 4-year-old son of Prince William and the former Kate Middleton on the encrypted platform Telegram.

Britain’s Sun newspaper reported that Rashid allegedly posted the silhouette of an Islamic State fighter beside George together with a message suggesting the royal family would not be left alone.

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Rashid is charged with one count of preparing acts of terrorism and one count of assisting others to prepare acts of terrorism.

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