Libya Issued The Convicted Assassin of Lockerbie
Libya issued the convicted assassin of Lockerbie.
Libya issued the convicted assassin of Lockerbie
The Libyan government issued rebel Abdel Basato Midžrahího Muhammad, who was the only one convicted for participating in the assassination of an American airliner that crashed in 1988 at Lockerbie, Scotland. According to the AP today said Mohammed Aladží, which in Transitional National Council holds the post of justice minister.
Midžrahí was released two years ago from a Scottish prison for health reasons, to Libya. According to medical opinion was suffering from prostate cancer, and this time he remained three months of life. In fact remains Scottish prisoner, and obliged to regularly contact the Scottish judicial authorities. After the conquest of Tripoli with the insurgents but British authorities have lost contact.
“Come out with any Libyan citizen. It was (Muammar) Gaddafi, who published the Libyan nationals,” said Aladží. On Monday, the New York senators have asked the rebel government to Midžrahího arrested. Aladží at a press conference in Tripoli called the U.S. request for pointless, because the bomber had already been tried and convicted.
“New Libya can send a clear signal to the world when he declares that he will no longer be a haven for convicted terrorists,” said New York Senator Charles Schumer in the application for bringing Midžrahího accountable.
Midžrahí was the only one convicted of involvement in the assassination attempt on U.S. aircraft that crashed in 1988 at Lockerbie, Scotland. In the ruins killed 270 people, most of them were Americans.
The United States still do not hide displeasure Midžrahího release by the Scottish Government has based humanitarian reasons. The U.S. voices resound Midžrahího requiring re-incarceration. For the error indicates the bombers release made last Labour government of Gordon Brown, the current British government of Prime Minister David Cameron.
Source – Novinky.cz