Pakistan court sentences Islamist militant group leader Zaki ur Rehman Lakhvi to five years imprisonment for terrorism financing

A Pakistan court on Friday sentenced Zaki ur Rehman Lakhvi, a senior official of militant group Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), to five years in jail for terrorism financing. Lakhvi and the group are accused by India and the United States of being behind the 2008 Mumbai attacks – though the charges or sentence are not related to… Read More Pakistan court sentences Islamist militant group leader Zaki ur Rehman Lakhvi to five years imprisonment for terrorism financing

Pakistan arrests alleged Islamist militant group leader Zaki ur Rehman Lakhvi on terrorism financing charges

Pakistan on Saturday arrested a man accused of being a leader of an Islamist militant group blamed by the United States and India for the 2008 Mumbai attacks, a counter-terrorism official said. The arrest is in relation to terrorism financing, the official said, and not a specific militant attack. “Proscribed organisation LeT (Lashkar-e-Taiba) leader Zaki… Read More Pakistan arrests alleged Islamist militant group leader Zaki ur Rehman Lakhvi on terrorism financing charges