Wednesday 18 December 2013
‘Following a four-month review, the Yard has today said there is “no credible or relevant evidence” that the elite soldiers were involved.
But that has been branded as a “whitewash” by al Fayed’s legal team, who say the grieving father is convinced that one day he will be proved right.
Scotland Yard launched a probe after it was revealed that an SAS sniper boasted how Diana and Dodi’s chauffeur was blinded by a fierce flash of light shortly before they were killed in the Paris car crash in August 1997.
The claims were made in a letter written by the mother-in-law of the SAS sergeant – known only as Soldier N – to police and Army chiefs in 2011.’