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Lockerbie Bomber Abdelbaset Al-Megrahi Released From Greenock Prison

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - AUGUST 20: (FILE PHOTO) Lockerbie bomber Abdelbaset Ali al-Megrahi arrives at Glasgow airport to baord a plane after arriving from Greenock Prison on August 20, 2009 in Glasgow, Scotland. On December 8, 2010 it has been revealed that cables published by the Wikileaks releases show that the UK government feared harsh actions by Libyan Leader Colonel Gaddafi with regard to trade if Megrahi was not released. (Photo by Danny Lawson - Pool/Getty Images)

Convicted Lockerbie bomber dies

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.