(NEW DELHI, India.) 2008 #Mumbai Attacks Report: Lawmakers are seeking the extradition of a top militant suspected to have planned the 2008 attacks after the U.S. said last week he was living freely in Pakistan, government officials said on Sunday #AceNewsDesk report

#AceNewsReport – July.03: India and the United States have both indicted Sajid Mir of the Pakistan-based Lashkar-e-Taiba group for the three-day attacks on hotels, a train station and a Jewish centre in which 166 people were killed including six Americans: While Pakistan took action against the Lashkar founder Hafiz Saeed last year, it continued to provide safe harbour to other top militant leaders, the U.S. State Department’s 2019 country report on terrorism said: One of them was Sajid, the “project manager” of the Mumbai attack, believed to remain free in Pakistan, the U.S. report said:

“India seeks extradition from Pakistan of suspected Mumbai attack mastermind,” by Sanjeev Miglani, Reuters, June 28, 2020: India seeks extradition of suspected mastermind of Mumbai jihad massacre, living freely in Pakistan

Pakistan is a jihadist entity, not a friend or ally of the United States. The sham alliance must be ended: An Indian official said the government has repeatedly asked Pakistan to hand over Sajid who is charged with serving as chief planner of the attacks, directing preparations and reconnaissance and was also named as one of the Pakistan-based controllers during the attacks………………Pakistan has repeatedly rejected U.S. allegations that it is a safe haven for militants and said it has prosecuted the leadership of several proscribed groups….

#AceNewsDesk report ………………Published: July.03: 2020: