He said to him I know you are not guilty. The injustice that is happening to you has happened to me before
You will always be a symbol for Libya because you are a man who was wrongfully accused. You sacrificed yourself for Libya and for the Libyan people and I'm proud because you hung on and stayed strong.
|Ali Abdel Baset al-Megrahi
Because its hard to take this decision for the country or your life so you did something that is historical and I will never forget it my whole life.
These are the words of Nelson Mandela to my dad Abdelbasset al Megrahi.
With grateful thanks to the Friends of Justice for Megrahi: https://www.facebook.com/groups/161241207237021/