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The house of Lockerbie bomber Abdel-Baset al-Megrahi convicted of murdering 270 people by blowing up a passenger jet is seen in Tripoli, Libya, Saturday, Aug. 27, 2011. Al-Megrahi was convicted and imprisoned in Scotland for the 1988 bombing of Pan Am Flight 103, which killed 270 people, including 189 Americans.(AP Photo/Francois Mori)

The house of Lockerbie bomber Abdel-Baset al-Megrahi convicted of murdering 270 people by blowing up a passenger jet is seen in Tripoli, Libya, Saturday, Aug. 27, 2011. Al-Megrahi was convicted and imprisoned in Scotland for the 1988 bombing of Pan Am Flight 103, which killed 270 people, including 189 Americans.(AP Photo/Francois Mori)

Convicted Lockerbie bomber dies

May 21, 2012

Abdel Baset al-Megrahi, a former Libyan intelligence officer who was the only person ever convicted in the 1988 Lockerbie bombing, died at home in Tripoli on May 20, nearly three years after he was released from a Scottish prison to the outrage of the relatives of the attack's 270 victims. He was 60.