The father of one of the victims of the Lockerbie bombing says he is 95% convinced that Abdelbaset al-Megrahi was not responsible.
He added that an "enormous red herring' has been removed, and now he can press for an independent inquiry into why the bombing was allowed to happen.
American families whose loved ones died in Lockerbie bombing have been speaking about their reaction to Megrahi's death.
Abdelbaset al-Megrahi has died at his home in Libya from cancer. His family reported his death this afternoon.
The Foreign Office is investigating reports the Lockerbie bomber has died.