Scottish court rejects appeal to overturn conviction of 1988 Pam Am plane bomber

A Scottish court rejected on Friday an appeal to overturn the conviction of a now-deceased Libyan man found guilty of the 1988 Lockerbie plane bombing which killed 270 people. Abdel Basset al-Megrahi, an intelligence officer who died in 2012, was jailed for life in 2001 for the murder of 243 passengers, 16 crew and 11… Read More Scottish court rejects appeal to overturn conviction of 1988 Pam Am plane bomber

U.S. charges Libyan man over 1988 bombing of Pan Am plane

The United States on Monday unsealed criminal charges against a third alleged conspirator in the 1988 bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland, that killed 270 people, mostly Americans. The suspect, Abu Agila Mohammad Masud Kheir Al-Marimi, a former senior Libyan intelligence official, was charged with two criminal counts related to the bombing.… Read More U.S. charges Libyan man over 1988 bombing of Pan Am plane