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Abu Qatada

Abu Qatada Case Is No Victory for London

Adam Coogle | Posted 12.27.2014 | Home
Adam Coogle

Under the spotlight of high-profile terrorism trials followed closely by the UK and international monitors, one might have expected Jordan to come to grips with its troubled history of extracting confessions through coercion, at least for this one case.

Radical Cleric Acquitted Of Conspiracy Charges

Reuters | Posted 08.25.2014 | Home

* Court acquits Abu Qatada over lack of evidence * Upholds confession that convicted Qatada in absentia * Muslim cleric ...

Radical Cleric Abu Qatada Denied Bail

Agence France Presse | | Posted 09.20.2013 | Home

A military court on Sunday rejected a bail application by Islamist cleric Abu Qatada, who faces terror charges in Jordan following his deportation fro...

Theresa May: Europe Court Has 'Moved Goalposts' On Qatada

The Huffington Post UK | Tom Moseley | Posted 04.18.2013 | Politics

Home Secretary Theresa May has defended her failure to deport Abu Qatada under angry questioning from a Conservative MP. Tory Mark Reckless accused...

Abu Qatada's Freedom Might Be the Price We Pay for Ours

Christina Patterson | Posted 04.14.2012 | Home
Christina Patterson

Most people don't seem to be very happy that a man who has called for mass murder has been let out of jail.

Weekly Foreign Affairs Roundup

Christopher Herbert and Victoria Kataoka | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Christopher Herbert and Victoria Kataoka

The Week's Top Stories in Foreign Affairs : Obama and the Muslim World Facts: US President Barack Obama completed his much-anticipated trip to the Mid...

Britain's Guantanamo

Andy Worthington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Andy Worthington

There are many unnerving similarities between the Bush administration's policies and those implemented in the U.K., which have caused barely a ripple of protest.

U.K. Plans To Deport Ten Foreign Nationals "Not Conducive To The Public Good"…

Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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British authorities said Thursday they plan to deport 10 foreigners who’ve been detained on suspicion of posing a threat to national security. The ...