The Mastermind of Mayhem in Mumbai: A Profile of Lashkar-eTaiba’s Zaki-ur Rahman Lakhvi

Outside the Indian subcontinent not much was known about the most prolific militant commander of Lashkar-e-Taiba(LeT), Zaki-ur Rahman Lakhvi, until the United States Treasury announced on May 27, 2008 that they had froze the assets of four of the top LeT leaders including Lakhvi. Exactly six months later, Lakhvi’s name entered into terror infamy. With his jihadi network, he had masterminded the Mumbai attacks in November 2008, which sent ripples across the world.…

Militant Leadership Monitor, Vol 3, Issue 1, JANUARY, 2012