Lashkar-e-Taiba

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Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) is a Pakistani Islamic terrorist organization that launches attacks against Indian military and civilian targets. The agenda of LeT is to establish Islamic rule over India. However Lashkar-e-Taiba is also involved with the global jihadist movement as it gives shelter to Al-Qaeda fighters and has vowed to paint "the flag of Islam" in Washington D.C.,Tel Aviv and New Delhi. [1] Lashkar-e-Taiba is actively supported by the Pakistani Military and Inter-Services Intelligence.[2] Additionally, LeT runs fundraising and recruitment activities the U.S, Canada, Australia, and Europe. [3]

Leadership

  • Hafiz Muhammad Saeed - Founder and emir
  • Yahiya Mujahid - Spokesman
  • Sajid Mir - Commander of Overseas Operations
  • Zaki-Ur-Rehman Lakhvi - Supreme Commander of Kashmir and operational commander of LeT
  • Rahman-ur-Dakhil - Deputy Supreme Commander
  • Abdullah Shehzad - Chief Operations Commander,Valley
  • Nazir Ahmad Chaudhry - Director of Public relations
  • Muhammad Hussein Gill - Chief financial officer
  • Abdul Hassan - Central Division Commander
  • Kari Saif-Ul-Rehman - North Division Commander

References