Yes, Lashkar-e-Taiba responsible for 26/11 Mumbai terror attack: Pakistan PM Imran Khan

Prime Minister Khan regretted that his government's repeated overtures for peaceful negotiations with New Delhi had been turned down.

Published: 08th December 2018 04:17 PM  |   Last Updated: 08th December 2018 04:17 PM   |  A+A-

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Pakistan PM Imran Khan (Photo | Facebook)

By UNI

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Prime Minister, for the first time, has acknowledged that the 2008 Mumbai terror attack was perpetrated by Pakistani terror group Lashkar-e-Taiba.

"I have asked our government to find out the status of the case. Resolving that case is in our interest because it was an act of terrorism," Khan told Washington Post in his first interview to foreign media since his election as Pakistan's Prime Minister.

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Prime Minister Khan also regretted that his government's repeated overtures for peaceful negotiations with New Delhi had been turned down. "The ruling party [in India] has an anti-Muslim, anti-Pakistan approach," he pointed out.

"Let's hope that after the election is over, we can again resume talks with India." He maintained that he wanted the case of the Mumbai attacks to be resolved, adding that he has "asked our government to find out the status of the case."

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  • SLDUA

    It is clear from his different statements that Taliban Khan does not want to talk with BJP Govt. in India.
    10 days ago reply
  • tacexa

    if imran khan wants to resolve he should extradite or hang zaki ur rehman lakhvi
    10 days ago reply
  • Shekar

    BJP is anti- Terrorism and as long as Pakistan turns a blind eye to this menace especially affecting normal and peaceful life in J and K
    10 days ago reply
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