PM to meet King of Jordan

King Abdullah II of Jordan will meet the Prime Minister David Cameron at Downing Street later today. His visit follows the approval of a treaty designed to trigger the removal of radical cleric Abu Qatada from the UK.

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King Abdullah approves Qatada deportation treaty

Jordan’s King Abdullah has approved the treaty that will lead to the deportation of terror suspect Abu Qatada from the UK, reports the Jordanian press agency Petra.

Terror suspect Abu Qatada. Credit: Press Assocation

The treaty now needs to be ratified by the UK parliament.

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