03 Apr '12, 3am

US offers $10 million bounty for capture of Lashkar-e-Taiba chief Hafiz Saeed

US offers $10 million bounty for capture of Lashkar-e-Taiba chief Hafiz Saeed

Hafiz Abdul Rahman Makki, left, and Hafiz Mohammed Saeed, right. Images from Rewards for Justice website. The US government has offered a $10 million bounty for the capture of Hafiz Mohammed Saeed, the founder of the Pakistan-based Lashkar-e-Taiba, or Army of the Pure. A lesser reward of $2 million is being offered for his brother-in-law, Hafiz Abdul Rahman Makki, the terror group's deputy leader. The rewards for Saeed and Makki were announced by US Undersecretary of State Wendy Sherman at the Aspen Institute yesterday, The Times of India reported . Rewards for Justice, a program sponsored by the US State Department, added web pages for Saeed and Makki today. Rewards for Justice described Saeed as "the founding member of Jamaat-ud-Dawa, a radical Deobandi Islamist organization dedicated to installing Islamist rule over parts of India and Pakistan, and its military branch, ...

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