Indians mark 10th anniversary of Mumbai terrorist attacks

Indians mark 10th anniversary of Mumbai terrorist attacks

India marked the tenth anniversary of the Mumbai terror attacks with ceremonies at sites across the city that became battlegrounds in the wave of violence that killed scores and dealt a critical blow to relations with neighbouring Pakistan.

At least 166 people, including six Americans, were killed in the terror attacks carried out by 10 Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists, nine of whom were killed by the police.

Pompeo also asserted that the United States will call upon Pakistan, to uphold its UN Security Council obligation to implement sanctions against the terrorists responsible for this atrocity.

Played out on TV news channels around the world, the bloody events - widely known as 26/11 - have been compared in India to New York's suffering on September 11, 2001.

On 10th Anniversary Of 26/11 Attacks, Mumbai Police are paying Tributes. They targeted two luxury hotels, a Jewish center, a tourist restaurant and a crowded train station.

The rewards have not worked so far and Saeed operates openly in Pakistan, leaving the effectiveness of the latest steps open to question.

Businessman Dilip Mehta took counseling for months after he faced the prospect of falling victim to a terrorists bullet at Taj Mahal hotel, where for about 60 hours, the gunmen shot dead guests and hotel staff.His life took a 360 degree turn after the attack, but he says he does feel more secure."Now with whatever precautions and measures which have been taken, I feel quite safe in Bombay", he said.

US announces $5 mn bounty on anyone behind Mumbai attacks

A total of 166 people died and over 300 were wounded in the strikes.

Indian security forces only retook control of the hotel on the morning of November 29.

US President Donald Trump expressed solidarity with the victims of the 2008 Mumbai terror attack and said that Washington stands along with the Indians in their quest for justice over the attack.

"We stand with the families and friends of the victims, whose loved ones were lost in this act of barbarism, including six American citizens", he added.

In 2012, the Department put a bounty of $10 million on LeT founder Hafiz Mohammad Saeed and $2 million on his deputy, Hafiz Abdul Rahman Makki.

"The United States is committed to seeing that those responsible for this attack face justice", said Mr Pompeo while a separate statement issued by the State Department said the USA was also "committed to working with our worldwide partners" to achieve this goal.

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