David Cameron said he’s “fed up”, Theresa May vowed to fight on, and the British public reacted with primarily anger; all at the verdict of Mr Justice Mitting, who upheld the appeal against controversial Muslim cleric Abu Qatada’s extradition.
In a legal battle that stretches back to 2002, Qatada has been in and out of prison during his fight against deportation to Jordan; where he is wanted to stand trial for alleged bomb plots.
Today, “Abu Qatada” is trending on Twitter. Some reacted with jokes, but most reacted with animosity. Here, we have a further look at the social media reaction: