Scottish Justice Secretary defends release of Megrahi

The death of Megrahi has reignited the debate as to whether he should have been allowed back to Libya to die three years ago.

Kenny MacAskill, the Scottish Secretary for Justice, has defended that decision:

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Funeral of Lockerbie bomber

The funeral of Lockerbie bomber Abdelbaset Ali al-Megrahi has taken place at Tripoli's main cemetery. He died yesterday after a long battle with cancer.