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Tag: Megrahi

How long must we wait before something is done about BBC...

By a Newsnet reporter  It’s happened again.  A story relating to Abdelbaset al-Megrahi appears to have been manipulated by BBC Scotland. Yesterday Reuters released an...

Leading QC attacks BBC over ‘misleading’ Megrahi headline

By a Newsnet reporter  A leading QC has accused the BBC of indulging in ‘lazy journalism’ after the broadcaster appeared to imply that Abdelbaset...

Cameron under pressure to apologise after Megrahi letter exposes Tory hypocrisy

By G.A.Ponsonby  The SNP has demanded an apology from UK Prime Minister David Cameron after documents uncovered in Libya revealed a Tory peer had...

Discovery of ‘Megrahi letter’ casts further doubt on claims he knew...

By a Newsnet reporter  A letter discovered in the offices of Libya’s former Intelligence Chief Abdullah al-Senussi appears to cast more doubt on claims...

Megrahi conviction was a “politically motivated crusade”

By a Newsnet reporter  Lockerbie campaigner Dr Jim Swire, whose daughter Flora perished in the tragedy, has claimed that the conviction of Abdelbaset al-Megrahi...

Comatose Megrahi located and said to be near death

By a Newsnet reporter  The man convicted of the Lockerbie Bombing has been discovered in a coma and near death by journalists from American news...

Libyan rebels in Megrahi snub to UK and US

The leaders of the Libyan Transitional Council have rejected calls to hand over Abdelbaset Al-Megrahi to US or UK authorities. The announcement today by...

Hounding the innocent and dancing on the graves of the dead

by G.A.Ponsonby  These last few days the conflict in Libya has dominated the airwaves.  The awful dictator Muammar Gadaffi has been removed from power...

Al-Megrahi was only Libyan in identity parade

by Paula Murray  The Lockerbie bomber was the only Libyan in the crucial identity parade before his trial in the Netherlands, the Sunday Express...

Megrahi survival – has Professor Kirby’s point been missed?

by Margaret Little  In all the media frenzy that has surrounded the release of Al–Megrahi, the fact that he is still alive must delight...