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Noun1.Lashkar-e-Toiba - a brutal terrorist group active in Kashmir; fights against India with the goal of restoring Islamic rule of India; "Lashkar-e-Toiba has committed mass murders of civilian Hindus"
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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Summary: Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Mar 1 (ANI): Srinagar Police apprehended a person, allegedly associated with the Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT), under the Arms Act on Friday in Barzulla area.
NEW DELHI, Nov 23 (KUNA) -- Indian security forces killed six Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) militants on Friday shot dead following an encounter in Anantnag district of north Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir, the police said.
Srinagar: Security forces have launched a massive hunt to track down Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) commander and Pakistani national Abu Ismail, who has emerged as the mastermind of the deadly attack on Amarnath pilgrims.
Naqash also paid glowing tributes to two mujahideen of Lashkar-e-Toiba who were martyred during a gunfight with Indian army in Hayatpora area of Chadoora in Budgam district on Saturday evening.
His name rings bells because his jihadi outfit, Lashkar-e-Toiba, (LeT), had carried out a blitzkrieg of sort on India's happening city, Mumbai, in Nov 2008, and claimed the lives of several Americans, Brits, and Israelis amongst other nationalities.
Pakistan has plenty of militant groups, including the Taliban, Al Qaeda, Lashkar-e-Toiba and Lashkar-e-Jhangvi, with acts of violence taking place every day.
There is no doubt whatsoever Dawood Ibrahim and his backers will not like all that information about their connivance with the Lashkar-e-Toiba, the Jaish-e-Mohammed, the Al-Qaeda and the Taleban being revealed to the Indian authorities.
The Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) founder had shared the stage with Malik during latter's protest in Pakistan over Indian Parliament attack conspirator Afzal Guru's hanging last month.
Lashkar-e-Toiba terrorist Kasab was hanged till death at the Yerawada Central Prison in Pune on Wednesday morning.
Local residents and separatists blame Indian security forces for the violence, while the Indian government holds Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence agency as well as militant groups such as Lashkar-e-Toiba responsible for the turmoil.
Although it is not known who carried out the attacks, a group called Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) is believed to be responsible.
As the Lashkar-e-Toiba leaders keep pointing out during recruitment and fund-raising campaigns for Iraq in the mosques and madrassas (seminaries) of Pakistan, Iraq gives them an opportunity to defeat the only superpower in the world, just as they defeated the Soviet Union in Afghanistan in the 1980s.