BP, the oil company everyone loves to hate, has admitted to lobbying the British government for the speedy conclusion of a Prisoner Transfer Agreement with Libya in 2007. However, the company denies that it had anything to do with negations for the release of Lockerbie bomber Abdel Basset al-Megrahi in 2009. Read more: Reuters
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