Megrahi

Did Iran Order Lockerbie Bombing, Not Libya?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 11.03.2014 | UK

The Lockerbie bombing was orchestrated by Iran and carried out by a Syrian-based terror group, according to a former Iranian intelligence officer. ...

Malta 'Holding Secret Investigation Into Lockerbie Bombing'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.09.2012 | UK

Fresh investigations into the 1988 Lockerbie bombing are being held in secret court hearings on Malta, a local newspaper has reported. The reported...

Libyan Government Will 'Continue To Investigate Lockerbie Bombing'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.05.2012 | UK

Scotland's top prosecutor met with the interim Libyan Prime Minister on Wednesday to discuss the continuing investigation into the Lockerbie bombing. ...

'Megrahi Died With A Guilty Verdict Still Hanging Over Him'

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 22.05.2012 | UK

More evidence will come out that will force the Scottish government to re-examine the late Lockerbie bomber Abdelbaset al-Megrahi's conviction, his bi...

'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 Bombing Probe Request Made To Libya

PA | Posted 23.04.2012 | UK

A formal request has been sent to the Libyan Government requesting access to the country for police and prosecutors involved in the Lockerbie bombing ...

Megrahi, The Scotsman and the Unionists

Peter Curran | Posted 04.12.2011 | UK Politics
Peter Curran

The Scotsman is in no doubt what the big story is today - Megrahi's death bed 'confession'. It puts confession in quotes, but it's a nod and a wink - ...

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...

US Senator Calls For Access To Lockerbie Bomber

PA | Posted 30.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A US senator has called for American officials to be given access to the Lockerbie bomber to assess his health. Senator Robert...

Hunt For Gaddafi As Family Flees

Posted 29.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Muammar Gaddafi's close family is said to have fled Libya as the hunt for the ousted dictator continues. Gaddafi's wife Safiya...

Lockerbie Bomber Should 'Die In Peace', Says Victim's Father

PA | Posted 29.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION --The father of one of the victims of the Lockerbie bombing today called for the man convicted of the atrocity to be left in peace t...

Lockerbie Bomber 'Could Be Killed In Bin-Laden Style Raid'

PA | Posted 14.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A father who lost his daughter in the Lockerbie bombing says he is concerned for the safety of the man convicted of the atrocity ...