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Lockerbie comber: Megrahi flew to Malta for sex with mistress

THE Lockerbie bomber told investigators he travelled regularly from Libya to Malta to have sex with his mistress, without being required to carry his passport or identification papers.

Lockerie bombing: Megrahi report ‘to be published’

A REPORT that purports to show that the conviction of the Lockerbie bomber was a miscarriage of justice is now “very likely” to be made public, the Scottish Government has claimed.


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Jim Swire makes final “goodbye visit” to Lockerbie bomber

JIM SWIRE – the father of one of the Lockerbie victims – has said the man responsible for the bombing “does not have much time left” after visiting him in Libya.


Lockerbie bomber protests innocence in ‘final interview’

Abdelbaset al Megrahi, the only man convicted of the Lockerbie bombing, has again protested his innocence in what he said was the last interview he would give before his death.


Father’s plea to Bafta: Don’t give award to STV film on Lockerbie

THE father of one of the victims of the Lockerbie bombing has complained to Bafta over the nomination of an STV documentary on the atrocity for a current affairs award.

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The truth must be fearlessly pursued

The trial of Amanda Knox in Perugia (your report, 4 October) had echoes of that of Abdelbaset Ali Mohmed al-Megrahi who, like Knox, suffered from national and racial stereotyping by the general public.

Megrahi’s death bed ‘confession’

THE man convicted of the Lockerbie bombing has for the first time appeared to admit that he did play some role in Britain’s biggest mass murder.


Leader: Lockerbie: there is little doubt where blame lies

ABDELBASET Ali Mohmed al-Megrahi undoubtedly has a lot more to say about the 1988 Lockerbie bombing. But judging by his statement and his appearance yesterday, he may not long have the opportunity.

Law change will allow Lockerbie files' release

NEW laws to allow the publication of Lockerbie files are to be brought in by the SNP.

Anger as EU lifts sanctions on Koussa

The European Union has lifted sanctions against former Libyan foreign minister Moussa Koussa, the most senior member of Colonel Muammar al-Gaddafi's regime to have defected.

UK is 'transit lounge for war criminals'

THE UK government has been accused of betraying Scottish prosecutors and allowing Britain to be used as "a transit lounge for alleged war criminals", after it revealed that Libyan defector Moussa Koussa has left the country for Qatar.

Moussa Koussa leaves UK following Lockerbie questioning

LIBYAN defector Moussa Koussa is travelling to Qatar ahead of a meeting of the International Contact Group tomorrow, the Foreign Office has confirmed.

More defectors 'set to point the finger' over Lockerbie inquiry

RELATIVES of American victims of the Lockerbie bombing are expecting more Libyan defectors to shed further light on the atrocity that killed 270 people.

Scots police quiz Libyan defector over Lockerbie

POLICE investigating the Lockerbie bombing yesterday met Libyan defector Moussa Koussa, it was confirmed last night.

Lockerbie: 'Koussa knows nothing'

COLONEL Gaddafi's son has insisted that Libya's former foreign minister who defected last week to the UK knows nothing about the Lockerbie bomb.

'Sick and old' Koussa has nothing to say on Lockerbie, claims son of Gaddafi

THE son of Colonel Muammar Gaddafi says Libya's foreign minister Moussa Koussa defected for health reasons and has no new information to offer UK authorities questioning him about the Lockerbie bombing.

Hague: We won't force Koussa to talk on Lockerbie

LIBYAN defector and former secret service chief Moussa Koussa will be "encouraged" to speak to Scottish police and prosecutors about the Lockerbie bombing, William Hague has said.

Koussa to be quizzed over Lockerbie

SCOTTISH prosecutors and police were today due to meet with Foreign and Commonwealth Office officials to discuss Libyan defector Moussa Koussa and the Lockerbie bombing.

Scots police to meet Foreign Office over Libyan defector

FOREIGN Office officials will meet Scottish police and Crown officials tomorrow to discuss questioning Moussa Koussa about the Lockerbie bombing.

Moussa Koussa's defection: Dancing with the devil?

Libyan defector Moussa Koussa may hold the key to the Lockerbie bombing. But how far will realpolitik and his links with MI6 influence the UK's next move, asks Dani Garavelli

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