A commentary on the case of Abdelbaset al-Megrahi, convicted of the murder of 270 people in the Pan Am 103 disaster.
Sunday, 28 October 2012
How Colonel Gaddafi and the Western establishment created a pantomime world
This is the heading over a long article by Adam Curtis posted on his blog The Medium and the Message on the BBC website on 21 October. It provides a fascinating account of how perceptions of Colonel Gaddafi were built up over the years in the western media. There is much interesting material on Lockerbie, particularly in Chapters Three and Four.