Monthly Archives: April 2001

(261)  LOCKERBIE: DEAL DONE AND SANCTIONS LIFTED  

LOCKERBIE: DEAL DONE AND SANCTIONS LIFTED   The United Nations sanctions against Libya were lifted on 12 September 2003, after France had given up its objections to the compensation deal for the victims of the Lockerbie bombing (see No 248).  … Continue reading

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(259)  HOLYROOD INQUIRY

The inquiry into the building costs of the Scottish Parliament, to be chaired by Lord Fraser of Carmylie, will itself have a budget of up to £1.2 million.  Lord Fraser’s fees will be restricted to around £150,000.  It is not … Continue reading

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(258)  IRAQ WAR LEGALITY

  The Attorney General responded to the petition to the Scottish Parliament (PE619) questioning the legality of the war in Iraq (see No 219) with a copy of his statement to the Westminster Parliament on the same issue.  The Public … Continue reading

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