Harakat ul-Jihad-I-Islami

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Noun1.Harakat ul-Jihad-I-Islami - an extremist militant group in Pakistan occupied Kashmir that seeks an Islamic government and that has had close links and fought with the Taliban in Afghanistan
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
Jammu and Kashmir, Kashmir, Cashmere - an area in southwestern Asia whose sovereignty is disputed between Pakistan and India
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He also noted that a third terrorist organisation exercising significant influence in the region is Harakat ul-Jihad-I-Islami (HuJI), led by Ilyas Kashmiri, who spent years in the Pakistan Army's Special Forces and fighting in Afghanistan against the Soviets, and was able to translate that experience into effective leadership of HuJI's forces in Kashmir.
The IM maintains close ties to other U.S.- designated terrorist entities, including Pakistan-based Lashkar e-Tayyiba (LeT), Jaish-e-Mohammed (JEM) and Harakat ul-Jihad-i-Islami (HUJI).
He added: "The designation also recognises that IM has links with Pakistan-based Lashkar e-Tayyiba (LeT), Jaish-e-Mohammed (JEM) and Harakat ul-Jihad-i-Islami (HUJI), and notes that IM was responsible for dozens of bomb attacks throughout India since 2005 including playing a facilitative role in the 2008 Mumbai terrorist attack carried out by LeT."