Abdel Baset Ali Al Megrahi

Lockerbie Families Clash Over Al-Megrahi Campaign

PA | Posted 06.02.2015 | UK

The families of US Lockerbie victims have called for an end to the "disgraceful" campaign to have the only man convicted of the atrocity cleared. Dr J...

Al-Megrahi Was Lockerbie Bomber, Says Scotland's Top Prosecutor

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 20.12.2014 | UK

Scotland's top prosecutor has reaffirmed Abdelbaset al-Megrahi's guilt in the killing of 270 people in the Lockerbie bombing and has pledged to track ...

British Police Investigating Lockerbie Bombing To Visit Libya

PA | Posted 02.04.2013 | UK

British police investigating the Lockerbie bombing are to visit Libya, it was disclosed on Thursday. David Cameron announced that officers from the...

'Our First Thoughts Must Be With The Victims' Families'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.05.2012 | UK

First Minister Alex Salmond has stressed the importance of remembering the victims of the Lockerbie bombing on Sunday, following the news that the man...

Timeline Of Lockerbie Case: Politics, Oil And Pain

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.05.2012 | UK

Abdelbaset Ali Mohmed al-Megrahi died on Sunday, after two appeals against his conviction for the Lockerbie bombings and more than a decade of tense p...

Lockerbie Was 'Britain's Worst Mass Murder And The Real Terrorist Has Got Away With It'

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 27.02.2012 | UK

Less than 12 hours after James Ashton published his book on Lockerbie bomber Abdelbaset al-Megrahi, opposition leaders were calling for a debate in th...

Lockerbie Bomber Megrahi Promises New Facts In The Case

PA | Posted 03.12.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- The man convicted of the Lockerbie bombing has said "new facts" surrounding the 1988 tragedy which killed 270 people will be anno...

Labour's Libyan Albatross

Alexander Wickham | Posted 30.11.2011 | UK Politics
Alexander Wickham

When Colonel Gaddafi fled Tripoli last month he and his supporters were not the only ones living in fear. Either in the rush to leave - or in a last-d...

The Changing Face of Scotland

Scott Hill | Posted 19.03.2012 | UK Politics
Scott Hill

What is it that first leaps into your psyche and thought process when you hear the word 'Scottish'?

Lockerbie Bomber Al-Megrahi Close To Death

PA | Posted 06.11.2011 | UK

The son of the Lockerbie bomber Abdelbaset Ali Mohmed al-Megrahi has allowed a team of British journalists into his home to show UK residents how ill ...

Libya: Gaddafi Warned UK Over Plane Bomber

PA | Posted 03.11.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION - The Gaddafi regime warned British officials that there would be "dire consequences" for relations between the UK and Libya if Lock...

Poll Finds Majority Of Scots Disagree With Decision To Free Al-Megrahi

The Huffington Post UK | Olivia Williams | Posted 31.10.2011 | UK

The majority of Scots disagree with decision to release Lockerbie bomber Abdulbaset Ali al-Megrahi, according to an Ipsos MORI poll. Scotland's ju...

William Hague Looks For Justice From Libya

Press Association | Posted 28.10.2011 | UK Politics

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- William Hague has played down suggestions that the new Libyan government will block fresh efforts to secure justice for the Locke...

William Hague: Scotland Should Review Lockerbie Bomber's Release

Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 24.10.2011 | UK Politics

Foreign secretary William Hague has said he believes the Scottish government should “urgently” review the release of Lockerbie bomber Abdel Baset ...

Lockerbie Bomber Has Been In Touch With Scottish Council 'Very Recently'

Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 22.10.2011 | UK Politics

The council monitoring the Lockerbie bomber have been in contact with him “very recently”, a spokesperson told the Huffington Post UK on Monday. ...

Lockerbie Relatives Describe Anguish Ahead Of Second Anniversary Of Bomber's Release

PA | Posted 18.10.2011 | UK Politics

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Relatives of Lockerbie bombing victims have spoken out ahead of the second anniversary of the early prison release of the only ma...

Al-Megrahi Not Guilty, Says Veteran Labour Politician

PA | Posted 17.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION - Veteran politician Tam Dalyell has maintained that the man convicted of the Lockerbie bombing is not guilty. Speaking three day...