(TheLastPatriotNews.com) – BREAKING NOW: A long-sought terrorist accused of involvement in the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland, in 1988, which killed 259 people in the air and 11 on the ground, is now in the custody of the United States.
According to National Review in a report headlined “Libyan Man Charged in Lockerbie Plane Bombing Is in U.S. Custody“:
“A Libyan man accused of making the bomb that killed hundreds of people on Pan Am flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland, in 1988 is now in U.S. custody, Scottish and American officials said Sunday.
“Abu Agila Mohammad Mas’ud Kheir Al-Marimi was charged two years ago for his alleged involvement in the bombing that killed all 259 people aboard the flight from London to New York and 11 people on the ground.
“‘No amount of time or distance will stop the United States and our Scottish partners from pursuing justice in this case,’ then-U.S. Attorney General William Barr said in 2020 when the U.S. unsealed the charges.
“The U.S. Justice Department said Sunday the U.S. had ‘taken custody of alleged Pan Am flight 103 bombmaker.’ He is expected to make his initial appearance in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia.” [emphasis added]
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