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Hafiz Saeed among 139 Pakistanis in UN terror list

The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has released updated list of designated terrorists that named Ayman al-Zawahiri, Osama bin Laden’s heir apparent,as the most wanted terrorist including 139 individuals and outfits from Pakistan.

The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has released updated list of designated terrorists that named Ayman al-Zawahiri, Osama bin Laden’s heir apparent,as the most wanted terrorist including 139 individuals and outfits from Pakistan.

According to the UN, Zawahiri is still hiding “in the Afghanistan-Pakistan border area” along with several of his lieutenants.

The second person on the list is another internationally known terrorist, Ramzi Mohammad bin al-Sheibah,who is identified as a Yemeni national, arrested in Karachi and handed over to the US authorities.

Saeed, also a founder of LeT, is joined on the list by Haji Mohammed Yahya Mujahid, LeT’s ‘media contact’, and two people known as his deputies, Abdul Salaam and Zafar Iqbal. All three are also wanted by Interpol.

According to the UN,Other terrorist outfits based in Pakistan or linked to Pakistanis include Al Rasheed Trust, Harkatul Mujahideen, Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan, Wafa Humanitarian Organisation, JeM, Rabita Trust, Ummah Tameer-i-Nau, Afghan Support Committee, Revival of Islamic Heritage Society,Lashkar-i-Jhangvi, Al-Harmain Foundation, Islamic Jihad Group, Al Akhtar Trust International, Harkatul Jihad Islami,Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan, Jamaatul Ahrar and Khatiba Imam Al-Bukhari.

The list also includes Dawood Ibrahim Kaskar, an Indian national who, according to the UN Security Council, has held several Pakistani passports issued in Rawalpindi and Karachi.

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