Mumbai attacks: 'Uri: The Surgical Strike' organises a tribute for martyred victims

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Solemn memorial services were held in the city for the victims as India marked the 10th anniversary of the attacks, in which the heavily armed gunmen stormed multiple targets.Mumbai's police paid homage to more than a dozen officers and commandos killed in the operation against the militants.Two luxury hotels held private services while a Jewish Center, which was also attacked, unveiled a new memorial to all those who died in the assault.

On November 26, 2008, 10 Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists had sailed into Mumbai from Karachi and carried out coordinated attacks, killing 166 and injuring over 300.

"All countries must uphold their worldwide obligations to take action against this United Nations sanctioned terrorist group and its leaders", said Nathan Sales, State Department's coordinator for counterterrorism in his brief remark.

On November 26, 2008, Islamist militants from Pakistan went on a rampage across India's financial capital that lasted three days, horrifying the world as it played out on TV news channels.


On 10th Anniversary Of 26/11 Attacks, Mumbai Police are paying Tributes.

The Indian government on Monday hit out at Pakistan, saying those responsible for the strike that left 166 people dead still roam free.

Over 60 hours, four attackers shot dead guests and hotel staff, detonated explosives and set ablaze parts of the building - including its famous dome.

"The Department of State Rewards for Justice (RFJ) Program offers a new reward for up to Dollars five million for information leading to the arrest or conviction of any individual who was involved in planning or facilitating the 2008 Mumbai attack", the statement read.


Announcing a reward of up to $5 million for information leading to arrests or convictions of those involved in the 2008 Mumbai attack, the United States also said that it was an affront to the families of the victims that those who planned the attack had not been convicted. Six people were killed during the siege at Nariman House, including Rabbi Gavriel Holzberg and his wife Rivka, who was six months pregnant at the time.

Mohammad Ajmal Amir Kasab, the gunman caught at the railway station, was executed by India in 2012 after being found guilty of charges including murder and waging war against India.

The US already has a $10 million bounty offered for Saeed and $2 million for Hafiz Abdul Rahman Makki, another senior group leader.


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