Thursday, January 31, 2013

Cameron promises closer ties with Libya to boost security in North Africa

British police investigating the 1988 Lockerbie bombing are to visit Libya for the first time.

Following talks in Tripoli with Libyan prime minister Ali Zeidan, David Cameron said officers from the Dumfries and Galloway force had been granted permission to travel to the country.

"I am delighted that the Dumfries and Galloway Police team will be able to visit your country to look into the issues around the Lockerbie bombing," he told a joint news conference.

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/lockerbie-bombing-police-to-visit-libya-for-first-time-8475379.html