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Pak extends detention of Lashkar-e-Jhangvi chief for 3 more months

The detention of the chief of banned terrorist outfit LeJ Malik Ishaq, who masterminded the attack on the Sri Lankan cricket team in 2009, has been extended for further three months by Pakistani authorities citing "big risk" to the law and order situation during the month of Muharram.

LeJ claims responsibility for suicide attack on Pak judge

Pakistan`s banned militant outfit Lashkar-e-Jhangvi (LeJ) today took responsibility for a bomb attack on a senior judge of the Sindh High Court earlier this month in which nine people were killed.

Pak investigators believe LeJ behind Karachi bombing

Pakistani investigators believe a faction of the banned Lashkar-e-Jhangvi carried out the bomb attack in a Shia-domiated neighbourhood of Karachi that killed 48 people, according to a media report on Wednesday.

LeJ claims responsibility for attack on pilgrims

The banned Lashkar-e-Jhangvi has claimed responsibility for a suicide attack on a bus that killed 13 people, most of them Shia pilgrims returning from Iran, in Pakistan`s Quetta city.

LeJ demands Rs 130 mn for release of Gen Majid`s son-in-law

Amir Aftab Malik was kidnapped by armed men in August last year.

Pak: LeJ planned to take Lankan team hostage

The 2009 operation against Sri Lankan cricket team was planned in Waziristan.

LeJ carried out attacks on CID building to free their men

Around 10 heavily-armed militants,
who attacked and destroyed the CID headquarters in this
southern Pakistani port city killing 21 people and wounding
140 others, were trying to free their detained men.