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Lashkar-e-Taiba denies role in Mumbai attacks
November 27, 2008 / 12:39 PM / 9 years ago

Lashkar-e-Taiba denies role in Mumbai attacks

SRINAGAR (Reuters) - The Pakistan-based militant group Lashkar-e-Taiba denied on Thursday any role in the Mumbai attacks which killed more than 100 people.

A video grab shows army personnel on a balcony of the Taj Mahal Hotel in Mumbai November 27, 2008. REUTERS/Reuters TV

“Lashkar-e-Taiba strongly condemns the series of attacks in Mumbai ... Lashkar has no association with any Indian militant group,” Abdullah Gaznavai, chief spokesman of the group, told Reuters.

Lashkar is often blamed by India for attacks in its territory.

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