extradite (someone) to (some place)

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extradite (someone) to (some place)

To force someone who has committed a crime in another state or country to return there in order to be prosecuted. We will extradite him to Italy since he committed the crime there.
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Tehran and Islamabad are holding meetings to extradite to Iran the recently captured terrorist leader, Abdo-Sattar Rigi, whose notorious brother Abdolmalek Rigi led the Jundollah terrorist group and was arrested and executed by Iran in early 2011.
He is the latest of several alleged smugglers the United States has pursued abroad and is trying to extradite to the United States for trial.
Britain: Al-Qaeda on Tuesday threatened to attack Britain if it decides to extradite to Jordan the radical Islamist Abu Qatada, once believed to be an aide to Osama bin Laden.
Asked by the judge what evidence he had that the US wanted to extradite to secure a longer sentence, Mr Lawson replied: "Why bother otherwise."
However, where they decide to extradite to the US they should justify the decision to their fellow EU Member State.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Tehran and Islamabad are holding meetings to extradite to Iran the recently captured terrorist leader, Abdo-Sattar Rigi, whose notorious brother Abdolmalek Rigi led the Jundollah terrorist group and was arrested and executed by Iran in early 2011.