Lockerbie bombing

Deal or no deal? Politics behind the Lockerbie affair

Tue 1 Sep, AT 01:00

THE FIRST POST BRIEFING: The UK and Scottish governments have released documents relating to the release of bomber Megrahi. So do they shed light on why he was freed?

Abdelbaset al-Megrahi

US-UK relations under strain after Lockerbie bomber’s release

Mon 24 Aug, AT 10:03

More senior Americans join in the criticism and ask: was it a commercial decision?

Lockerbie bomber

Lockerbie bomber release: for and against

Thu 13 Aug, AT 09:25

Speculation that the Libyan convicted of killing 270 people might be released has raised the issue: was al-Megrahi ever guilty at all?

Colonel Gadaffi; Silvio Berlusconi; Libya; Italy

Gaddafi tries to shame Italians

Thu 11 Jun, AT 08:46

The Libyan leader turned up in Rome with a photo pinned to his chest, designed to provoke his hosts

Markets and moonscapes

Thu 18 Sep, AT 10:29

Libya: undiscovered Africa