Abdel Basset al-Megrahi, the former Libyan intelligence officer convicted of the 1988 Lockerbie bombing that killed 270 people, is dead. He was 59. Megrahi was released from jail by Scottish officials on “compassionate grounds” in 2009. Reuters reported: The former … Continue reading ?
The Scottish government has released Abdel Basset Ali al-Megrahi on "compassionate grounds." Convicted for killing 270 people aboard Pan Am Flight 103 as well as on the ground in Lockerbie, Scotland in December 1988, al-Megrahi has ... Read Post
Former Libyan intelligence agent Abdel Basset al-Megrahi, the only man convicted of the 1988 Lockerbie bombing that killed 270 people, was released from a Scotland prison on Thursday on compassionate grounds as he is dying of cancer... Read Post