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Pak anti-terrorism court jails 3 JuD leaders in terror financing case


  • A Pakistani Anti-Terrorism Court on 22 Jan sentenced 3 leaders of Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed’s Jamaat-ud-Dawah (JuD) terrorist organisation to 6 months in prison in a case of terror financing.
  • Saeed’s brother-in-law Hafiz Abdur Rehman Makki, spokesperson Yahya Mujahid and Zafar Iqbal were handed down the 6 month imprisonment each by the Anti-Terrorism Court Lahore.
  • With this sentencing, the collective imprisonment of Mujahid and Iqbal has climbed to 80 and 56 years respectively.