» 12/12/2008, 00.00
PAKISTAN – INDIA
Pakistan bans Jamaat-ud-Dawa, arrests leaders
Islamabad complies with UN resolution describing the group as a front for the terrorists who carried out the Mumbai attacks. For Pakistan’s Catholic Church both India and Pakistan are victims of terrorism and must work together and not succumb to jingoism.
10/12/2008 INDIA – PAKISTAN
Mumbai terrorists all Pakistani, Indian Muslims condemn them
Indian police identify attackers as tensions with Islamabad remain high. Pakistan does not make public charges against extremists it arrested. Mumbai Muslims condemn the attacks, refuse to bury attackers.
03/06/2009 PAKISTAN – INDIA
Islamic extremist held over Mumbai attack is released, Indo-Pakistani tensions rise
Lahore High Court’s decision to release Hafiz Saeed, founder of Islamist extremist group Lashkar-e-Taiba, leads to diplomatic crisis between India and Pakistan. Pakistan cites lack of evidence against him to justify release, claiming controversy is misplaced. India blames Pakistan for “lack of seriousness” in the fight against terrorism.
02/12/2008 INDIA – PAKISTAN
India wants Pakistan to extradite suspected terrorists
New Delhi calls on Pakistan to hand over Lashkar-e-Taiba leader Hafiz Mohammad Saeed and 20 others tied to local terrorism. It rules military action against Pakistan but is not forthcoming with what it intends to do in response to the Mumbai attack. Islamabad proposes a joint commission of inquiry.
09/12/2008 PAKISTAN – INDIA
One of the Mumbai attack planners arrested
President Zardari says his country has no links to terrorists, but is its victim instead. Today another blast hits the Swat Valley during Eid al-Adha celebrations.
Taliban a threat to the whole country, Pakistani PM says
Prime Minister Gilani says army intervention is the only way to protect peace and the unity of the nation. Army and political parties back prime minister. Human rights commission calls for a task force to cope with refugee emergency.
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