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Lashkar-e-Taiba: Pakistan-based Islamist and revolutionary organization
Lashkar-e-Taiba is a Pakistan-based militant Islamist Salafi jihadist organisation. Described as one of Pakistan's "most powerful jihadi groups", it is most infamous outside Pakistan. The organisation's primary stated objective is to merge the whole of Kashmir with Pakistan. It was founded in 1985-6 by Hafiz Saeed, Zafar Iqbal Shehbaz Abdullah Azzam and several other Islamist mujahideen with funding from Osama bin Laden during the Soviet–Afghan War. It has been designated a terrorist group by numerous countries.

Kulgam Encounter| Security Forces Neutralise Lashkar Terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir| Oneindia [Video]

Kulgam Encounter| Security Forces Neutralise Lashkar Terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir| Oneindia

Lashkar terrorists neutralized in an ongoing encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district. The clash began in the Damhal Hanji Pora area, resulting in the successful..

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India and US condemn terror at UNSC and extend support to Gazans in the wake of Israel war on Hamas| [Video]

India and US condemn terror at UNSC and extend support to Gazans in the wake of Israel war on Hamas|

At the UN, Blinken condemns global terrorism, affirming Israel's defense. He names ISIS, Boko Haram, Lashkar E Taiba, and Hamas as unjustifiable threats. Blinken urges the UNSC to denounce states..

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Army, police pay tributes to 5 soldiers killed in Rajouri encounter

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Lance Naik dies, security toll reaches 5 in Rajouri operation

In the ongoing anti-terrorism operation in J&K’s Rajouri district, a Lance Naik from 9 Para (Special Forces) died, bringing the total security casualties to five. The operation led to the killing of..
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UP CM Yogi Adityanath pays tribute to Captain Shubham Gupta, killed in Rajouri encounter

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Israel, which wants India to ban Hamas, proscribes LeT ahead of 15th anniversary of 26/11

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'Murdered hundreds of Indians': Israel bans Pakistan based terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba

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Israel bans Lashkar-e-Taiba, says 'Organisation responsible for murder of Indians'

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LeT man behind Jammu and Kashmir army camp attack killed in PoK

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Four Lashkar associates arrested with arms, ammunition in Baramulla

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Off-duty police inspector shot at while playing cricket in Srinagar, critical

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NIA conducts raids over Rajouri terror attack

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Cross-border smuggling racket: Lashkar terrorist, 5 terrorist associates arrested in Baramulla

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Top terrorist killed as Anantnag operation winds down but mop-up to continue

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Kashmir scribes quit after terror outfit brands them 'military agents'

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Supreme Court affirms death penalty of LeT terrorist in 2000 Red Fort attack case

The Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed the plea of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorist Mohammad Arif alias Ashfaq seeking review of its judgement awarding death penalty to him in the 2000 Red Fort attack..
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2000 Red Fort attack: SC affirms death penalty for Lashkar terrorist Mohd Arif alias Ashfaq, dismisses review petition

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J-K: Shopian Police apprehend hybrid terrorist associated with Lashkar-e-Taiba

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