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Trump Hails Arrest in Pakistan of Alleged Mumbai Attacks Mastermind

Counterterrorism & Security

7Dnews London

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 15:07 GMT

US President Donald Trump on Wednesday July 17th hailed the arrest in Pakistan of Hafiz Saeed, the firebrand cleric believed to be the mastermind of the deadly 2008 Mumbai attacks, who had been declared a global terrorist by Washington, AFP has reported.

"After a ten-year search, the so-called 'mastermind' of the Mumbai Terror attacks has been arrested in Pakistan. Great pressure has been exerted over the last two years to find him!" Trump tweeted.

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