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Lockerbie bombing remembered on 25th anniversary

Memorial services are taking place to mark the 25th anniversary of the Lockerbie bombing which killed 270 people. In a joint statement, British, US and Libyan authorities vowed to "deepen" their cooperation in investigating the atrocity.

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Relatives lay wreaths to remember Lockerbie victims

A memorial service has taken place in the southern Scottish town of Lockerbie where Pan Am flight 103 came down on the evening of December 21 1988.

The memorial service to mark the 25th anniversary of the Lockerbie bombing at the memorial site at Dryfesdake Cemetery in Lockerbie Credit: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire

Wreaths were laid by the families of the victims of the Lockerbie bombing, many of whom had made the journey from the US to be there.

Relatives remember Patricia Ann Klein who lost her life in Lockerbie Credit: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire

The service was led by the Rev John MacLeod, while readings and prayers were given by representatives of the Lockerbie Corps, Salvation Army, and the Queen.

Relatives prepare to lay flowers during the memorial service Credit: Andrew Milligan/PA Wire

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