Qatada closer to deportation after Jordan pass treaty

Radical cleric Abu Qatada. Credit: PA

Radical cleric Abu Qatada is a step closer to Jordan as the Jordanian parliament ratify the treaty.

It still needs the King and UK parliament to OK it and no Qatada move to stop it.

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Jordan passes Abu Qatada treaty

The deportation of radical cleric Abu Qatada to Jordan is a step closer after the country's parliament approved a treaty with Britain. But it still requires approval from Parliament in the UK and from Jordan's king.