TITLE

Islamabad Guys

AUTHOR(S)
Bergen, Peter
PUB. DATE
February 2000
SOURCE
New Republic;02/14/2000, Vol. 222 Issue 7, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information about militant groups operating against India for control over Jammu & Kashmir, the disputed region between India and Pakistan. Information that Harkat-ul-Mujahideen (HUM) allegedly supported the hijacking of an Indian Airlines flight in last year in order to release an important cleric member of HUM; Reasons for people to be drawn into terrorist groups such as Tehrik and Lashkar-e-Tayyaba; Description of Pakistan's support for such groups, including groups which maintain offices in Pakistan's capital, Islamabad.
ACCESSION #
2753253

 

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