NewsOdy

News details

donation

Five former Stasi members quizzed over Lockerbie bombing

Five former Stasi members quizzed over Lockerbie bombing
Thursday 21
21:31 2019

Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption Abdelbaset al-Megrahi is the only person to have been convicted of the 1988 bombing Five former members of the Stasi, the intelligence service in communist East Germany, have been questioned over the Lockerbie bombing. A German state prosecutor has confirmed the five were spoken to at the request of authorities in Scotland. It is part of the ongoing criminal inquiry into the atrocity 30 years ago. According to reports in Germany, the individuals were in their 70s and 80s, and were interviewed as witnesses, not suspects, over the last nine months. "These are solely ...

Rate this article:

Read more from BBC UK : Five former Stasi members quizzed over Lockerbie bombing
BBC UK : Five former Stasi members quizzed over Lockerbie bombing

Summary: Individuals who worked for the East German intelligence service have been questioned as part of the ongoing inquiry.

Tags
🎬Latest Reviews

Duke of Manchester Alexander Montagu caught red-handed on a bungled burglary

Alexander Montagu, the Duke of Manchester, faces trial in the US in ...

Lady Gaga wears iconic jacket belonging to Michael Jackson at Hillary Clinton rally

Story highlights Lady Gaga wore a jacket previously owned by Michael Jackson ...

Trump's 'this is a great day for Floyd' remarks slammed: Live

Washington, DC, mayor renames section of street near the White House 'Black ...

Live updates: Minneapolis votes to ban police chokeholds; protests continue into 11th day

As protesters across the United States demanded police accountability, fresh outrage arose ...

In liberal Austin, protests unleash violence — then an identity crisis

The Texas city has a reputation as a liberal oasis, but there ...

Separate attacks kill 14 Afghan forces in Kabul, northeast

Afghan officials say two separate militant attacks have killed 14 Afghan security ...
loading
🎬Most popular reviews

Munich shooter was mentally ill loner Ali David Sonboly obsessed with shooting sprees

As the first pictures of those killed started to emerge yesterday, it ...

Mom-of-14 Natalie Suleman tells of shame over stripper past and Xanax addiction

Controversial mother of 14 Natalie Suleman has told how she was forced ...

Magic numbers: can maths equations be beautiful?

Paul Dirac had an eye for beauty. In one essay, from May ...

'English-speaking' homeless woman in Rome called 'Maria' could be Madeleine McCann

The blonde girl (pictured), who is thought to be in her late ...

Son of Pablo Escobar says the Colombian drug lord KILLED HIMSELF

Sebastian Marroquin, 39, pictured with his father Pablo Escobar, said it was ...

Sex, snogs and saints: Six shocking Madonna moments

After almost four decades in the public eye, Madonna has created more ...
loading

Comments

Login / Sign Up

Popular Entities

Popular categories