Court acquits Bin Laden's suspected right-hand man

(AGI) Amman - A Jordanian court has dismissed theterrorism charges against an Islamic cleric thought to be theright-hand man of Osama  [...]

(AGI) Amman, Sept 24 - A Jordanian court has dismissed theterrorism charges against an Islamic cleric thought to be theright-hand man of Osama Bin Laden. Abu Qatada was freed by thecourt. He was born in Palestine and extradited to Britain inJuly 2013 after a long legal battle, and was suspected ofworking with Bin Laden by British intelligence. The preacherwas not involved in a plan to attack European tourists inJordan during celebrations for the Jubilee Year, the courtdecided. .