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Wait, Did We Say We Didn’t Have Anything to Do With the Mumbai Bombings?

After months of denials that the architects of November’s horrific terrorist attacks in Mumbai had anything to do with Pakistan, the Pakistani government

Sanah Connor
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Last updated: Jul 31, 2020 | Feb 12, 2009

After months of denials that the architects of November’s horrific terrorist attacks in Mumbai had anything to do with Pakistan, the Pakistani government abruptly reversed course:

Pakistan acknowledged for the first time in public on Thursday that parts of the murderous Mumbai terror attacks were planned on its soil and said six new suspects were being held, including “the main operator.”

Interesting that the announcement comes so soon after Richard Holbrooke’s first trip to the country as President Obama’s special envoy and after President Obama’s first phone call to Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari. Still, the acknowledgment probably has more to do with the completion of a high-profile inquiry into the provenance of the attacksdelayed earlier this week after it concluded precisely what the government admitted today — that renders ongoing denials untenable.

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