A man alleged to be one of al-Qa'eda's most important operatives in Europe is due to be freed from a British prison next week, it was reported.Fercryin'outloud. The Brits aren't even trying any more.
After secret negotiations, the prisoner, identified only as U, is expected to be freed on bail from the high-security wing at Long Lartin jail in Worcestershire.
U, a 45-year-old Algerian, is alleged to be a terrorist leader who recruited, trained and facilitated operations.
Saturday, June 28, 2008
Britain to kick another jihadi loose
A suspected al Qaeda leader in Britain, identified only as "U", is set to be released on bail by a British appeals court. This comes just over a week after the release of Osama bin Laden's "right-hand man in Europe", Abu Qatada.