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As you know Moammar Qaddafi over the course of his -- was charged with horrific crimes.
Against his people.
He has also been accused of ordering the bombing of pan am flight 103 which exploded over Lockerbie Scotland a few days before Christmas back in 1988.
All 200 -- seventy people aboard that plane were killed including the brother of our next guest.
Bert ammerman joins us on the phone from Riverdale New Jersey -- Good morning to you we have spoken about this in the past I just wonder what your thoughts are on this day.
Very satisfied I never thought I'd live to see the data -- would be eliminated.
I have to praised the Obama administration on the new former template for dealing -- state sponsored terrorism.
It is his administration has now eliminated -- a lot of it Qaddafi.
You go after the leaders of state sponsored terrorism you do it and technology.
But you do it through intelligence and support from NATO we should never again occupying any of these countries -- today is a great day -- nearly 24 years later.
I can honestly say it's the last chapter for me personally and it does mean that my brother and -- 269.
Other people did not die and -- I can only imagine what it feels like for all of you who have waited so long and who have gone through so many years of frustration.
In seeing some sort of justice or some sort of and as you say.
To this chapter in your lives and I wonder what you think about on -- He now and what should happen with -- Not a concern when it with McGraw the united said that over the last six months.
The analogy -- -- -- marketers it's like treating a patient cancer if you do it percent of the patients stop the patient.
District in this particular case.
The tumor was Qaddafi.
McGraw he's just a -- And so that the world leaders of these Third World nations that think they can use terror to two intimidate us I think we'll have second -- so this is a great day.
For citizens across the world to believe in freedom and I do believe that we're moving in the right direction and I praised the Obama administration for -- You know it in just one last thought on the -- because there has been.
Does it talk that He should be extradited that we should put pressure on the Libyan government to -- somebody in -- continue to pay for what happened to your brother and all those others.
It SE you don't care you don't think that -- not an issue for you it sounds like that.
For me personally it's not some other family members it might -- Roddy was released because of oil.
So he's now free was tried and Scottish law He was.
Convicted under Scottish -- He was released under Scottish law.
If we didn't get the Qaddafi that I most likely be feeling differently.
But we went after the man.
That's responsible for state sponsor terrorism.
Bush 43 of prime minister Blair when they welcome -- back into the international community that was in national and international disgraced.
And to see.
In this particular case and what to believe me I'm an equal opportunity abuse -- Democrats and Republicans.
But the important part -- I live -- a great country that allows -- to criticize allows citizens to criticized.
And we don't disappear the -- group that was born in 1989.
We have four star governor.
We have forced the united.
Any kingdom government to do what's right we have pressured that our governments have never come forward and say boy you guys are right let's do this way -- so it does show that the system works.
And today we have better airport airline security.
To date we have a better approach the state sponsor terrorism.
Two -- citizens overseas can be taken.
Care properly by -- State Department this is all done in the memory of our loved ones so yes from me at the end of today I.
Finally after nearly 24 years walk away with some peace.
I can possibly say better than you did and in our thoughts are with you.
And all those other families -- students from Syracuse University or on their way home from the UK after semester abroad.
Who were killed in that flight pan am.
One -- three over Lockerbie Scotland so mr.
ammerman what our thoughts are with you today we're glad that you feel this sense of satisfaction.
And that you're able to finally feel that thank you so much -- --
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