Pakistani-American David Headley, the Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) operative has sentenced to 35 years in prison by a U.S. court on Thursday for his key role as the mastermind of 2008 Mumbai terror.
The Justice Department pressed a federal judge in Chicago to sentence Headley with a lighter 30-35 year jail term followed by five years of supervised release by US District Judge Harry Leinenweber. Read more
Amid controversial bow over Pak pending 26/11 trial, Pakistan Interior Minister Rehman Malik who is on a three-day visit in India on Saturday said to put an immediate action on Hafiz Saeed case.
Saeed is the founder of terrorist group Lashkar-e-Toiba and for action against him, Pak said to have need of hard and substantive evidence from India.
“If I am given hard evidence now, if it is substantive…before I leave Pakistan, I will order his arrest”, Mailk told reports while asking about arrest of Saeed who is freely wandering in Pak as no action has been taken against him over 26/11 Mumbai attacks basis. Read more