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# lockerbie - Monday 21 December, 2020

US charges Libyan over 1988 Lockerbie bombing
# Pan Am Flight
# Pan Am Flight

US charges Libyan over 1988 Lockerbie bombing

Dec 21st 2020, 4:34 PM 7,092 Views 0 Comments

The charges were announced on the 32nd anniversary of the bombing.

# lockerbie - Friday 21 December, 2018

Questions remain over Lockerbie bombing as memorials are held to mark 30th anniversary
# Scotland
# Scotland

Questions remain over Lockerbie bombing as memorials are held to mark 30th anniversary

Dec 21st 2018, 12:55 PM 8,279 Views 13 Comments

270 people were killed in the attack 30 years ago today.

# lockerbie - Thursday 15 October, 2015

Two Libyans identified as new suspects in Lockerbie bombing
# Scotland
# Scotland

Two Libyans identified as new suspects in Lockerbie bombing

Oct 15th 2015, 5:03 PM 6,753 Views 16 Comments

Scottish prosecutors are seeking to interview the suspects in Tripoli.

# lockerbie - Monday 6 May, 2013

Libya delays Lockerbie verdict on Gaddafi ministers
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# Lockerbie

Libya delays Lockerbie verdict on Gaddafi ministers

May 6th 2013, 4:06 PM 4,423 Views 3 Comments

The verdict in the case of two officials from the ousted dictator’s regime, who have been accused of “financial crimes” connected to compensation for the 1988 Lockerbie plane bombing, has been postponed today.

# lockerbie - Sunday 20 May, 2012

The Daily Fix: Sunday
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# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Sunday

May 20th 2012, 7:39 PM 3,579 Views 0 Comments

Your evening round-up of the day’s biggest news stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

Lockerbie bomber dies in Libya: report
# Libya
# Libya

Lockerbie bomber dies in Libya: report

May 20th 2012, 1:49 PM 3,222 Views 19 Comments

The only person convicted of the PanAm bombing which killed 270 people has reportedly died today.

# lockerbie - Saturday 14 April, 2012

Lockerbie bomber transferred to hospital in Libya
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# Lockerbie

Lockerbie bomber transferred to hospital in Libya

Apr 14th 2012, 4:21 PM 1,916 Views 4 Comments

The family of the convicted bomber say he had been rushed to hospital with rapidly deteriorating health.

# lockerbie - Thursday 8 December, 2011

British investigators to travel to Libya over Lockerbie and police killing
# Libya
# Libya

British investigators to travel to Libya over Lockerbie and police killing

Dec 8th 2011, 2:24 PM 826 Views 3 Comments

Fletcher was fatally wounded by a bullet outside the Libyan embassy in London in 1984, and 270 people were killed in 1988′s Lockerbie bombing.

# lockerbie - Thursday 20 October, 2011

In pictures and videos: the life of 'mad dog' Muammar Gaddafi
# Gaddafi
# Gaddafi

In pictures and videos: the life of 'mad dog' Muammar Gaddafi

Oct 20th 2011, 3:58 PM 2,609 Views 5 Comments

With the announcement of the former Libyan leader’s death in his home town of Sirte today we look back at the events which shaped him and his country…

# lockerbie - Monday 29 August, 2011

Gaddafi's family flees to Algeria
# Libya
# Libya

Gaddafi's family flees to Algeria

Aug 29th 2011, 8:28 PM 736 Views 3 Comments

The Algerian government says that Gaddafi’s wife, daughter, sons and grandchildren crossed over the border today.

Watch: Lockerbie bomber found 'in a coma' in Tripoli
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Watch: Lockerbie bomber found 'in a coma' in Tripoli

Aug 29th 2011, 7:26 AM 482 Views 1 Comment

CNN tracked down Abdel Baset Ali al-Megrah to his home in Tripoli where he appeared to be close to death.

# lockerbie - Wednesday 27 July, 2011

Britain recognises Libyan rebels as country’s legitimate government
# Libya
# Libya

Britain recognises Libyan rebels as country’s legitimate government

Jul 27th 2011, 2:38 PM 329 Views 7 Comments

But the country’s old regime remains defiant – as the Lockerbie bomber is spotted at a pro-Gaddafi rally in Tripoli.

# lockerbie - Thursday 31 March, 2011

Libya’s foreign minister arrives in UK as rebels retreat
# Libya
# Libya

Libya’s foreign minister arrives in UK as rebels retreat

Mar 31st 2011, 11:35 AM 375 Views 0 Comments

The arrival of Moussa Koussa could prove controversial for the UK which insists they will not offer him immunity. Meanwhile rebels have been pushed back by government forces in the east.

# lockerbie - Monday 7 February, 2011

UK govt did 'all it could' to release Lockerbie bomber: report
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# Lockerbie

UK govt did 'all it could' to release Lockerbie bomber: report

Feb 7th 2011, 6:05 PM 802 Views 0 Comments

Britain’s previous Labour government did “all it could” to help facilitate the release of Lockerbie bomber Abdelbaset Ali al-Megrahi, according to a new report.

# lockerbie - Thursday 9 December, 2010

Lockerbie bomber close to death, say relatives
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# Lockerbie

Lockerbie bomber close to death, say relatives

Dec 9th 2010, 12:45 PM 171 Views 0 Comments

Health of convicted bomber Abdelbaset Ali al-Megrahi has seriously deteriorated and he is reported to have fallen into a coma.

# lockerbie - Monday 20 September, 2010

Father of Lockerbie victim meets Megrahi in Libya
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# Lockerbie

Father of Lockerbie victim meets Megrahi in Libya

Sep 20th 2010, 3:33 PM 291 Views 0 Comments

Jim Swire, who lost his daughter in the Lockerbie bombing, has travelled to Libya to speak with the man convicted of the atrocity.

# lockerbie - Wednesday 28 July, 2010

US investigation into al-Megrahi release postponed
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# Lockerbie

US investigation into al-Megrahi release postponed

Jul 28th 2010, 6:29 PM 132 Views 0 Comments

Delay due to lack of crucial witnesses.

# lockerbie - Friday 23 July, 2010

The 5 most stupid things BP has done since the spill
# Oops
# Oops

The 5 most stupid things BP has done since the spill

Jul 23rd 2010, 9:20 PM 255 Views 0 Comments

When can an oil company catch a break?

# lockerbie - Thursday 22 July, 2010

Scotland denies BP involvement in Lockerbie release
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# Lockerbie

Scotland denies BP involvement in Lockerbie release

Jul 22nd 2010, 2:37 PM 231 Views 0 Comments

Alex Salmond insists that the Scottish decision to release al-Megrahi was based on compassionate grounds.

# lockerbie - Wednesday 21 July, 2010

Cameron meets senators over Lockerbie suspicions
# Special Relationship
# Special Relationship

Cameron meets senators over Lockerbie suspicions

Jul 21st 2010, 11:12 AM 188 Views 0 Comments

US senators suspect BP and Libya conducted an oil deal in return for the release of the Lockerbie bomber.

Cameron says Lockerbie release was down to Scotland
# Special Relationship
# Special Relationship

Cameron says Lockerbie release was down to Scotland

Jul 21st 2010, 8:40 AM 236 Views 0 Comments

PM shifts blame to Scottish authorities while on Washington visit.

# lockerbie - Monday 19 July, 2010

Public inquiry urged into Lockerbie bomber release
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# Lockerbie

Public inquiry urged into Lockerbie bomber release

Jul 19th 2010, 3:40 PM 165 Views 0 Comments