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Scotland / Pan Am Flight 103 Bombing / Megrahi Release #943911

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Aug 22, 2009
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(London: Rama Hassan) The reaction to the release from prison of Abdel Ali al-Megrahi, who had been convicted for his role in the downing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Scotland in 1988, reviewed; scenes shown of Megrahi being greeted in Libya by Libyan leader Muammar el-Kadhafi; details given from a critical letterto the Scottish ministry from FBI director Robert Mueller†. [Senator Charles SCHUMER - criticizes Libya.] [Victims' relatives Susan COHEN†, Glenn JOHNSON†- react.]

Muir, David;
Hassan, Rama

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