Abu Qatada

UK court orders release of man held on terror charge

 A man convicted of terror charges and believed by police to pose a threat to the UK is to be released from prison after Home Secretary Theresa May lost a court case to keep him in jail until he can be deported.

Jul 25, 2015, 15:58 PM IST
Abu Qatada cleared of terror charges in Jordan, leaves jail

Abu Qatada cleared of terror charges in Jordan, leaves jail

Radical Islamist cleric Abu Qatada was cleared of conspiring terror attacks on US and Israeli citizens by a Jordan's state security court.

Sep 24, 2014, 13:30 PM IST

Jordan`s Abu Qatada says caliphate declaration `void`

Radical cleric Abu Qatada, who is being tried on terror charges in Jordan, on Tuesday denounced as "void" the declaration of a caliphate by Sunni jihadists in Iraq and Syria.

Jul 15, 2014, 15:39 PM IST

Jordanian court acquits radical cleric Abu Qatada of conspiracy

Jordan`s state security court on Thursday acquitted radical Muslim cleric Abu Qatada, who was extradited from Britain last year, of charges of conspiring to commit acts of terrorism.

Jun 26, 2014, 15:03 PM IST

Abu Qatada rejects terror charges at Jordan trial

Radical Islamist cleric Abu Qatada on Tuesday insisted he was not guilty of terrorism as his trial resumed in Jordan, accusing a presiding judge of being "dishonest."

Dec 24, 2013, 18:33 PM IST

Radical cleric Abu Qatada denies guilt as Jordan trial opens

Radical Islamist cleric Abu Qatada, deported by Britain in July after a near decade-long legal battle, pleaded not guilty as his trial in Jordan on terrorism charges opened on Tuesday.

Dec 10, 2013, 19:20 PM IST

Jordan to begin trial of radical Muslim preacher

A Jordanian military court official says the trial of a radical Muslim preacher deported from Britain to face terrorism charges will start Tuesday.

Dec 08, 2013, 19:35 PM IST

`Family of radical cleric Abu Qatada arrive in Jordan`

The family of radical cleric Abu Qatada, who faces terror charges in Jordan following his deportation from Britain, has arrived in the Arab kingdom, his brother said on Sunday.

Aug 19, 2013, 00:30 AM IST

Radical preacher Abu Qatada`s family leaves UK

Britain`s Home Office says the family of radical cleric Abu Qatada, who was deported to Jordan, has left the UK.

Aug 16, 2013, 17:53 PM IST

Radical preacher Abu Qatada`s family leaves UK

Britain`s Home Office says the family of radical cleric Abu Qatada, who was deported to Jordan, has left the UK.

Aug 16, 2013, 10:03 AM IST

Tunisia offered Abu Qatada asylum: Jordan MP

Tunisia offered asylum to Islamist cleric Abu Qatada before his deportation from Britain to face terror charges in the kingdom, a Jordanian MP said Monday.

Jul 22, 2013, 20:11 PM IST

`Abu Qatada`s family plans to move to Jordan`

Islamist cleric Abu Qatada faces trial on terror charges in Jordan following his deportation from Britain.

Jul 09, 2013, 23:25 PM IST

Militant cleric Abu Qatada asks for bail in Jordan

A radical Muslim preacher deported from Britain to Jordan to face a retrial on terrorism charges has asked to be released on bail pending trial.

Jul 08, 2013, 18:44 PM IST

Abu Qatada pleads `not guilty` to Jordan terror charges

Islamist cleric Abu Qutada pleaded not guilty today to terror charges pressed by Jordanian military prosecutors just hours after his deportation from Britain, his lawyer said.

Jul 07, 2013, 19:51 PM IST

Jordan vows `credibility` as Britain sends Abu Qatada

Jordan on Sunday vowed "credibility and transparency" in dealing with radical Islamist cleric Abu Qatada after Britain deported him to Amman to face terror charges, ending a nearly decade-long legal saga.

Jul 07, 2013, 16:32 PM IST

Abu Qatada deported from UK, arrives in Jordan

Radical Muslim preacher Abu Qatada arrived in Jordan on Sunday to face retrial on terrorism charges after his deportation from Britain, a Jordanian military prosecutor said.

Jul 07, 2013, 14:12 PM IST

Jordan publishes treaty on cleric Qatada`s deportation

The treaty between Britain and Jordan which will pave the way for radical Muslim cleric Abu Qatada to be deported from the UK has been officially published in Jordan.

Jul 02, 2013, 18:16 PM IST

UK Parliament ratifies Abu Qatada treaty

Britain has ratified a treaty agreed with Jordan intended to pave the way for the deportation of radical Muslim cleric Abu Qatada.

Jun 21, 2013, 21:40 PM IST

UK`s plans to deport Qatada brighten

Britain`s plans of deporting radical Muslim cleric Abu Qatada came closer to reality as the King of Jordan endorsed a treaty with the UK.

Jun 18, 2013, 18:12 PM IST

Bid to deport radical cleric costs Britain USD 2.7 million so far

Britain`s legal fight to deport Jordanian terror suspect Abu Qatada has cost more than £1.7 million ($2.7 million, two million euros) since 2005, the interior minister said Friday.

Jun 15, 2013, 00:41 AM IST