Jaish-e-Muhammad


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Noun1.Jaish-e-Muhammad - a terrorist organization founded in 2000; a militant Islamic group active in Kashmir and closely aligned with al-Rashid Trust; seeks to secure release of imprisoned fellow militants by kidnappings
act of terrorism, terrorism, terrorist act - the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear
Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Pakistan, West Pakistan - a Muslim republic that occupies the heartland of ancient south Asian civilization in the Indus River valley; formerly part of India; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1947
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During the visit Curtis maintained that a new Pak-US relationship has to be built but stress remained on the need for action against the Haqqani group, LeT and Jaish-e-Muhammad.
2 (ANI): The Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM), a terrorist group based in Pakistan, is continuing with its anti-India tirade with threats to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Indian State at the behest of its ISI masters.
THIS is apropos the recent comments made by Indian Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, who said that Pakistan would pay for the attacks on the military base in Sunjwan, which India claims were carried out by the Pakistani funded Jaish-e-Muhammad.
Indian officials said the Pakistan-based militant group Jaish-e-Muhammad, led by Maulana Masood Azhar, was behind the attack.
The security authorities had intelligence inputs about possible attack by Jaish-e-Muhammad on 5th anniversary of hanging Afzal Guru, after being convicted in 2001 Indian Parliament attack case.
Xiamen (China): For the first time, Pakistan-based terror groups like the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT)and the Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) were named on Monday in the Summit declaration of the BRICS countries that also asserted that those responsible for committing, organising or supporting terror acts must be held accountable.
India had blamed Jaish-e-Muhammad group for the attack and has demanded action against the group.
According to sources, activities of the workers of Banned Jaish-e-Muhammad, Lashkar-e-Jhangvi, Harkat-ul-Ansar, Hizb-ul-Tehrir, Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan, Pakistan Harkat-ul-Jihad and Lashkar-e-Islam are continuing on 94 different places of Sindh and it is expected that all these workers and office bearers would be taken into custody.
Afzal Guru, a member of terror outfit Jaish-e-Muhammad, was secretly hanged at the Tihar jail in New Delhi on February 9 after being convicted of plotting the terror attack on the Indian Parliament in 2001 that killed nine people and injured over 10.
Police said the victim was a member of banned outfit, Jaish-e-Muhammad.
Lashkar-e-Jhangvi, Sipah-e-Sahaba Pakistan, Lashkar-e-Tayyaba, Jaish-e-Muhammad, Sipah-e-Muhammad Pakistan, Tehreek-e-Jafariya Pakistan, Tehreek Nifaz-e-Shariat-e-Muhammadi, Millat-e-Islamia Pakistan, Khudamul Islam, Islami Tehreek Pakistan, Hizabut Tehreer, Jamiatul Insar, Jamiatul Furqan, Kherun Nas International Trust, Islamic Student Movement, Balochistan Liberation Army and and the Jamaatud Dawa are the groups that will be targeted by the task forces.
After the attacks on two Ahmadiyya worship places in Lahore, Rehman Malik publicly acknowledged that Lashkar-e-Jhangvi (LeJ), Sipah-e-Sahaba-Pakistan (SSP) and Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) -- along with 29 other banned outfits -- are operating in Punjab and allied with Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan and al-Qaeda.