Abu Qatada


Jordanian security forces stand guard as relatives of radical... News PhotoAbu Qatada,Amman,Cleric,Guarding,Horizontal,Islam,Jordan - Middle East,Politics,SecurityPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPJordanian security forces stand guard as relatives of radical Islamist cleric Abu Qatada gather outside the state security court in Amman on July 7, 2013. Abu Qutada pleaded not guilty to terror charges pressed by Jordanian military prosecutors just hours after his deportation from Britain, his lawyer said. Abu Qatada, who had been in and out of British prisons since 2002 even though he was never convicted of any offence, had once been described as now slain Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden's right-hand man in Europe. AFP PHOTO/KHALIL MAZRAAWI (Photo credit should read KHALIL MAZRAAWI/AFP/Getty Images)