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Lockerbie

Feb 4, 2013 — Also: Jared Diamond gets into trouble with an indigenous rights group; NFL players re-imagined as Dickens characters; a new theory about the Lockerbie bombing; and the best books of the week.
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Feb 23, 2011 — A Libyan newspaper says the two-man crew bailed out rather than attack the city in eastern Libya. Meanwhile, the former justice minister has told a Swedish newspaper that Gadhafi ordered the bombing of a Pan Am jet over Scotland.
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Feb 14, 2011 — Mohammed Junaid Babar set up the camp in Pakistan where those responsible for the July 7, 2005, bombings in London were trained. American authorities say he provided useful information. Relatives of the U.K. victims say he should stay in prison.
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Aug 20, 2010 — The Obama Administration has asked Libya to return the Lockerbie bomber to a Scottish prison. The Scottish government released Abdel Baset al-Megrahi last year when it was thought he only had months to live because of cancer. But he's still alive.
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Jul 16, 2010 — British ambassador to the U.S. says there was no link between the Lockerbie bomber's release and BP.
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