Leader of banned neo-Nazi group National Action was one of 11 men arrested in terror raid

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THE leader of neo-Nazi group National Action was one of 11 men arrested in a terrorism probe on Wednesday.

Christopher Lythgoe, 31, was being quizzed by cops after a raid at his home in Warrington.

 The leader of banned neo-Nazi group National Action was arrested after police raided his house in Warrington

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The leader of banned neo-Nazi group National Action was arrested after police raided his house in Warrington

Lythgoe is said to have run a training camp in a converted warehouse.

Locals claim members of the far-right group train in fight clubs while preparing for a “race war” they believe is coming.

The 11 were arrested in different parts of England and Wales on suspicion of being members of the banned organisation.

Six were also suspected of preparing terror acts.

National Action glorified Labour MP Jo Cox’s murder last year.

 Extreme right-wing group National Action have been banned - nobody in this photo has been arrested

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Extreme right-wing group National Action have been banned – nobody in this photo has been arrested

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