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Official: U.S. Unlikely to Lift Libyan Sanctions

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Official: U.S. Unlikely to Lift Libyan Sanctions

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Official: U.S. Unlikely to Lift Libyan Sanctions

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Libya agrees to pay $2.7 billion to families of those killed in the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland. But some families say Libya's formal acceptance of responsibility will not be enough. A State Department official suggests U.N. sanctions may be lifted against Libya, but that U.S. sanctions will remain in place. Hear NPR's Michele Kelemen.