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The Mastermind of Mayhem in Mumbai: A Profile of Lashkar-e-Taiba's Zaki-ur Rahman Lakhvi

Publisher Jamestown Foundation
Publication Date 31 January 2012
Citation / Document Symbol Volume: 3 Issue: 1
Cite as Jamestown Foundation, The Mastermind of Mayhem in Mumbai: A Profile of Lashkar-e-Taiba's Zaki-ur Rahman Lakhvi, 31 January 2012, Volume: 3 Issue: 1, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/4f2a6d052.html [accessed 18 December 2014]
Comments Animesh Roul
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Outside the Indian subcontinent not much was known about the most prolific militant commander of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), Zaki-ur Rahman Lakhvi, until the United States Treasury announced on May 27, 2008 that they had froze the assets of four of the top LeT leaders including Lakhvi [1]. Exactly six months later, Lakhvi's name entered into terror infamy. With his jihadi network, he had masterminded the Mumbai attacks in November 2008, which sent ripples across the world.

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