jaish-e-muhammad jaish-e-muhammad

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  • (n) a terrorist organization founded in 2000; a militant Islamic group active in Kashmir and closely aligned with al-Rashid Trust; seeks to secure release of imprisoned fellow militants by kidnappings

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  1. "Perhaps the most potent of these groups in the Pakistan-Afghan region is Lashkar-e-Taiba. It's an India-focused group, but along with splinters like Jaish-e-Muhammad, Lashkar-e-Jhangvi and various cells that spin off from those, they've been able...
    on Jan 27, 2010 By: Steve Coll Source: The Hindu

  2. "We have our hands on the group known as Jaish-e-Muhammad, its chief Muayyed Ahmed Yassin, alias Abu Ahmed. We have also arrested his lieutenants and the group's command," Allawi told Al-Arabiya television.
    on Nov 15, 2004 By: Ayad Allawi Source: Arab News

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