Jaish-i-Mohammed


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Noun1.Jaish-i-Mohammed - 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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Maulana Masood Azhar Alvi was listed for "participating in the financing, planning, facilitating, preparing, or perpetrating of acts or activities by, in conjunction with, under the name of, on behalf of, or in support of supplying, selling or transferring arms and related material to recruiting for otherwise supporting acts or activities of, and other acts or activities indicating association with Jaish-i-Mohammed (QDe.019).
Scotland Yard are understood to be examining the presence of Jaish-I-Mohammed (Army of Mohammed) groups following reports that a suspected senior figure was stopped at Heathrow and believed to be heading on to Wales.
Khan is alleged to be second-in-command of the fanatical Jaish-i-Mohammed (Army of Mohammed) who are committed to the destruction of Britain and the USA.