War on Terror

Osama bin Laden's "Right-Hand Man" to be Freed?

| by Mark Berman Opposing Views

The world is about to get less safe -- the man known as Osama bin Laden's "right-hand man in Europe" (at least when bin Laden was alive) -- may go free.

A judge on Tuesday ordered the release of radical cleric Abu Qatada, who has been jailed for six years as the British government has sought to deport him to Jordan. The judge agreed with Qatada's lawyer who claimed the deportation effort has taken too long and is no longer fair.

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