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Pakistan starts seizing charities linked to US-wanted cleric<
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ISLAMABAD (AP) - Pakistan has started seizing assets and funds belonging to Islamic charities linked to a radical cleric wanted by Washington who was released from detention late last year.
It's the first step against Hafiz Saeed since he was freed in November on a court order. Saeed founded the militant Lashker-e-Taiba group, which was blamed for the 2008 Mumbai attacks that killed 166 people. His release drew ...

 

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