MEP Algeria tweet condemned

Nick Clegg has condemned Lib Dem MEP Graham Watson's now-deleted tweet relating to the hostage situation in Algeria as 'sick' and offensive. The tweet, which read 'Al Qaeda 1, David Cameron 0' has since been deleted.

Lib Dems condemn MEP's 'offensive' Algeria tweet

The Lib Dem press office tells me that MEP Graham Watson's now-deleted tweet relating to the hostage situation in Algeria was "offensive" and "obviously wrong".

It has now been deleted.

A screengrab of the now-deleted tweet by Graham Watson. Credit: @TVRav

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