Friday, June 29, 2007

Lockerbie Ruling Revisited

By William Blum
Reposted June 29, 2007 (Original article posted Feb. 5, 2001)

The newspapers were filled with pictures of happy relatives of the victims of the 1988 bombing of PanAm 103.

A Libyan, Abdelbaset Ali Mohmed al Megrahi, was found guilty of the bombing by a Scottish court in the Hague, his co-defendant, Al Amin Khalifa Fhimah, being acquitted. At long last there was going to be some kind of closure for the families.

So what's wrong with this picture?

Read on.

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