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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  • Lockerbie bomber: new drugs helped Abdelbaset Ali al Megrahi live longer
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    05/20/2012 - 4:22 am | View Link
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  • Lockerbie Bomber
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    07/18/2016 - 10:55 pm | View Website
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