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Libya keeps quiet one year after Lockerbie release

Libya kept a low contour on Friday afterwards Britain warned adjoin any echo of the celebrations a year ago that greeted the absolution of a Libyan intelligence abettor bedevilled of the 1988 Lockerbie bombing.Libya feted the acknowledgment home of Abdel Basset al-Megrahi, touting it as a achievement for Libyan negotiating abilities although the official acumen for his absolution was compassionate area -- prostate cancer, believed at the time to be terminal.But Megrahi charcoal animate today, bidding U.S. questions about the medical admonition that led to his release, and calls from Britain on Libya to abandon any ceremony on the aboriginal ceremony of the absolution that would be admired as abhorrent to the families of Lockerbie victims, who were mainly American.Megrahi was bedevilled to activity in bastille in 2001 for his allotment in alarming up New York-bound Pan Am Flight 103 in December 1988, killing 259 bodies on lath and 11 bodies on the arena in the Scottish boondocks of Lockerbie. He denied any role in the attack.