Lockerbie Bomber May Be Released

Lockerbie bomber may be released

A Scottish court is expected to release convicted Lockerbie bomber Abdelbeset Ali Mohmed al Megrahi on compassionate grounds, senior State Department officials tell CNN.

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  • Abdelbaset al-Megrahi
    Abdelbaset Ali Mohmed al-Megrahi () Arabic: عبد الباسط محمد علي المقرحي ‎, ʿAbdu l-Bāsiṭ ʿAlī Muḥammad al-Maqraḥī ; 1 April 1952 ...
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