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Lockerbie Bomber

Congressman On Gaddafi: Keep This "Psychopath" Out Of My State

The Daily Beast | Lloyd Grove | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rep. Steve Rothman, Democrat of New Jersey, has a message for Libyan Leader Muammar Gaddafi: Stay the hell out of the 9th Congressional District. In f...

Gordon Brown Breaks Silence On Lockerbie Bomber: "Repulsed" By Libya Welcome

AP | MATTI FRIEDMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — British Prime Minister Gordon Brown broke his silence on the Lockerbie bomber Tuesday, saying he was repulsed by the hero's welcome Lib...

Bar Kaddafi From Entering the U.S.

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

I lived in Europe for 11 years and I learned that Europe has lost the capacity to hate evil. Amorality that masquerades as modern liberal sensibility has left the continent morally bankrupt.

How the Lockerbie Bomber Got Away With It

Michael Wolff | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Michael Wolff

The Brits are in a mess: They have freed the Lockerbie bomber for reasons that nobody truly, or reasonably, believes. And yet, maybe they know what they're doing.

FBI Director Outraged By Lockerbie Bomber Release

AP | DEVLIN BARRETT | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON — FBI Director Robert Mueller sharply criticized Scotland's justice minister for releasing the Lockerbie bomber, an act that "gives c...

Britain Under Pressure To Explain Role In Lockerbie Release

AP | DANICA KIRKA | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — Britain's leaders faced new pressure Saturday to explain any role they might have had in the release of the Lockerbie bomber after Liby...

Lockerbie Victims' Group Plans Next Move

AP | SAMANTHA HENRY | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEWARK, N.J. — Relatives of Americans killed when Pan Am Flight 103 was blown up over Lockerbie, Scotland, plan to converge on New York City in ...

Lockerbie Bomber's Release Linked To Trade Deal With Britain, Claims Qaddafi's Son

Telegraph | James Kirkup and Aislinn Simpson | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Colonel Muammar Qaddafi's son, Saif, claimed the release of the Lockerbie bomber, Abdelbaset Ali Mohmed al Megrahi, was linked to trade deals between ...

Prince Andrew Reconsiders Libya Visit After Lockerbie Bomber's Hero's Welcome

BBC NEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A royal visit to Libya is being reconsidered after the welcome given to the Lockerbie bomber on his return to the country, the BBC understands....

The Lockerbie Trial: A Unique Moment in International Justice and Diplomacy

Cynthia P. Schneider | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Cynthia P. Schneider

The understandable outrage at the release of Megrahi should not overshadow the memory of the trial that brought him to justice.

Lockerbie Bomber Receives Hero's Welcome In Libya

AP/Al Jazeera English | TAREK EL-TABLAWY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TRIPOLI, Libya — The only man convicted of the Lockerbie bombing returned home Thursday to a cheering crowd after his release from a Scottish pr...

Lockerbie Victims' Families: Terrorist Release Sickening

AP | GEOFF MULVIHILL | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

HADDONFIELD, N.J. — Some stared at their televisions in disbelief. Others were too furious to process the news. More than two decades after a t...

Abdel Baset al-Megrahi, Lockerbie Bomber, Freed By Scotland On Compassionate Grounds

AP | BEN McCONVILLE | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

EDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) — Scotland freed the terminally ill Lockerbie bomber on compassionate grounds Thursday, letting the Libyan go home to d...

Lockerbie Bomber To Be Released, Say Reports

AP | BEN McCONVILLE | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

EDINBURGH, Scotland — A decision has been reached in the case of Lockerbie bomber Abdel Baset al-Megrahi and will be announced Thursday, the Sco...

Lockerbie Bomber Drops Second Appeal

AP | BEN McCONVILLE | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

EDINBURGH, Scotland — The sole man found guilty in the 1988 airplane bombing over Lockerbie is dropping his appeal against conviction, his lawye...

Lockerbie Bomber Release Reports Mere 'Speculation': Scotland

AP | BEN McCONVILLE | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

EDINBURGH, Scotland — Scottish officials said Thursday they were considering early release for the Lockerbie bomber – igniting debate betw...