Tag Archives | Lockerbie

Two New Suspects in Lockerbie Bombing

Police in Scotland, and the FBI, have asked the Libyan authorities for permission to question two men they suspect of involvement in the bombing of Pan Am flight 103 over Lockerbie, which killed 270 people in 1988. They believe the two individuals were accomplices of Abdelbaset al-Megrahi, the only person to have been convicted in […]

French Court Case over Gaddafi's Jet

A luxury jet used by former Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi's has become the subject of a court battle between a creditor and a Libyan Kuwaiti government agency. According to a report from MidiLibre/Scoop, the Airbus A340, now stationed in Perpignan, France, was repaired by a subcontractor of Air France, the company EAS Services in Perpignan, […]

Video: "Iran, not Libya, behind Lockerbie"

From Channel 4 News. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Libya Business News. The Lockerbie bombing was ordered by Iranian officials in retaliation for the US shooting down one of its civilian aircraft, a high level defector claims. Former Iranian intelligence official Abolghassem Mesbahi, who has […]

Joint Statement on 25th Anniv. of Lockerbie

Joint Statement from the Governments of Libya, the United Kingdom and United States of America on the 25th Anniversary of Lockerbie: On the 25th Anniversary of the bombing of Pan American flight 103 over Lockerbie on 21 December 1988, the Governments of Libya, the United Kingdom and United States of America reiterate their deepest condolences […]