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BREAKING NEWS ~ UK court charges Abu Hamza on 16 counts

[JURIST] The BBC is reporting that a British court has charged radical Muslim cleric Abu Hamza al-Masri (BBC profile), arrested last May by UK police on a US extradition warrant, on 16 criminal counts including soliciting murder and possession of a terrorist document. The local charges would appear to put the US extradition bid on hold.

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