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Definition(s):

  • (n) a brutal terrorist group active in Kashmir; fights against India with the goal of restoring Islamic rule of India

News

  • Indian Police Arrest Alleged Top Militant

    Indian police have arrested a top militant wanted for masterminding more than 40 attacks around the country, including the 1993 Mumbai blasts that killed at least 250 people. Officials say 70-year-old Abdul Karim Tunda was arrested Friday near India's border with Nepal while in possession of a Pakistani passport. He is an alleged member of the Pakistan-based terrorist group Lashkar-e-Taiba ...
    on August 18, 2013     Source: Voice of America

Quotes

  1. "We know the group responsible is LeT (Lashkar-e-Taiba), and they (Pakistan) have a great deal to answer for," Brown told reporters when asked whether Pakistan was doing enough to crack down on anti-terror outfits working against India.
    on Dec 13, 2008 By: Gordon Brown Source: Zee News

  2. "The anti-national forces are linked to the Lashkar-e-Taiba," Chidambaram told reporters, when asked if the elements he had blamed on Tuesday for inciting agitation in the Valley were from Pakistan.
    on Jun 30, 2010 By: P Chidambaram Source: Frontier Post

  3. Tamim Nuristani, the former governor of Nuristan, said the attackers were "not only Taliban. They were [Pakistan-based] Lashkar-e-Taiba, Hezb-i-Islami, Taliban, and those people who are dissatisfied with the [Karzai] government."
    on Aug 6, 2008 By: Tamim Nuristani Source: Long War Journal

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