Scottish prosecutors: 2 Libyans are Lockerbie bomb suspects

October 16, 2015 1:47 AM

27 0

LONDON — A quarter-century after one of the worst terror attacks in British history, prosecutors say they have identified two new Libyan suspects in the bombing of a Pan Am jet over Lockerbie, Scotland, and want US and Scottish investigators to interview them in Tripoli.

Scotland’s Crown Office said Lord Advocate Frank Mulholland and US Attorney General Loretta Lynch had agreed ‘‘that there is a proper basis in law in Scotland and the United States to entitle Scottish and US investigators to treat two Libyans as suspects in the continuing investigation into the bomb...

Also read: Boston marking 5 years since marathon attack with tributes

Read more

To category page