June 25, 2012
by Sung Un Kim
India's Foreign Minister SM Krishna announced Monday that the New Delhi police have arrested a key suspect in the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks. Abu Hamza, an alleged member of the Pakistani militant group Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), is believed to be a previously unidentified man who was talking on the ...[read more]
June 16, 2011
by Maureen Cosgrove
Indonesian cleric Abu Bakar Bashir was sentenced Thursday to 15 years in prison for his involvement with a terrorist training camp in the Indonesian province of Aceh to prepare Islamic radicals to carry out attacks in Jakarta. Prosecutors said Bashir provided more than $62,000 to the group, which ...[read more]
June 10, 2011
by Maureen Cosgrove
A federal jury on Thursday convicted Tahawwur Hussain Rana, a Chicago resident with Canadian citizenship, on two counts of planning to attack a Copenhagen newspaper, but found him not guilty on charges of helping to plan the 2008 Mumbai terror attack. Rana was found guilty of providing material ...[read more]
May 26, 2011
by Erin Bock
Indonesian cleric Abu Bakar Bashir pleaded not guilty on Wednesday to terrorism charges for allegedly funding a terrorist training camp in the Indonesian province of Aceh to prepare Islamic radicals to carry out attacks in Jakarta. Prosecutors claim Bashir provided more than $62,000 to the group, ...[read more]
December 1, 2010
by Andrea Bottorff
Spanish authorities announced Wednesday that they have arrested seven men in Barcelona suspected of aiding in the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks that killed 166. Spain's Ministry of the Interior confirmed the arrests, as well as three additional arrests in Thailand. The seven suspects in Barcelona, ...[read more]
October 8, 2010
by Daniel Makosky
India's National Investigation Agency (NIA) announced on Thursday that it has secured INTERPOL red notices for five Pakistani citizens, including two military officials, for their suspected involvement in the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks that killed 166. The red notices stem from NIA's investigation ...[read more]
May 25, 2010
by Sarah Miley
Pakistan's Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that a Pakistani cleric accused by India of plotting the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks cannot be jailed due to lack of evidence. Hafiz Muhammad Saeed is the head of fundamentalist terrorist group Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), which was allegedly behind the attacks... ...[read more]
January 15, 2010
by Daniel Makosky
The US Department of Justice (DOJ) announced on Thursday that four men have been charged in connection with the November 2008 terror attacks in Mumbai, India and an attempted attack on a Danish newspaper. The superseding indictment reiterates the 12 charges against Chicago resident and US citizen ...[read more]
December 7, 2009
by Jaclyn Belczyk
The US Department of Justice (DOJ) announced Monday that a Chicago man has been charged in connection with the November 2008 terror attacks in Mumbai, India. US citizen David Coleman Headley, arrested in October for allegedly conspiring to bomb a Danish newspaper, was charged Monday with six ...[read more]
November 30, 2009
by Patrice Collins
A judge in India on Monday removed the defense lawyer for Mohammad Ajmal Amir Kasab, the lone surviving suspect of last year's Mumbai terror attacks. Specially appointed judge M.L. Tahiliyani removed defense lawyer Abbas Kazmi after finding that Kazmi lied when he denied being informed of the... ...[read more]

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