Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi

Shiv Sena workers protesting against Pakistan to demand Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, the 2008 Mumbai attack mastermind hand over to Indian government, at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi .

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File Photo: 26/11 plotter Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi after his court appearance in Islamabad on January 1, 2015. Lakhvi would remain in jail after Pakistan's Supreme Court overturned the High Court order suspending his detention under a public security act which evoked a strong reaction from India.

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Pakistani police officers escort Zakiur Rahman Lakhvi, center, the main suspect in the Mumbai terror attacks in 2008, after his court appearance in Islamabad, Pakistan.

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Mumbai attack mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi arrested just before his release following a Pakistani court's suspension of his detention under a public security order which had evoked a strong reaction from India.

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Activists of the Hindu Sena burn posters of Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Zakiur-Rahman Lakhvi, the chief suspect in the Mumbai attack trial, near the residence of Pakistan High Commissioner to India in New Delhi. The protest was against a bail granted to Lakhvi by a Pakistani court.

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File Photo: Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, mastermind of 26/11 Mumbai attacks, granted bail in Pakistan.

From left, photos of Zakhiur Rehman Lakhvi, LeT Commander; Sajid Majeed, LeT Commander and head of LeT's India setup and main handler of Headley; and Pakistani military officer Syed Abdur Rehman Hashim aka "Pasha" presented by prosecution before the Chicago Trial Court.

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Tuesday, December 9, 2008
And action there was, even if it was too little and too late. Pakistan cracked down in PoK and arrested Mumbai attacks mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi (LeT) and JeM chief Maulana Masood Azhar. But Pakistan needed its own face saver: "The arrests are being made for our own investigation... and even if allegations are proved against any suspect, he will not be handed over to India," Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said, making it clear that the 20 people arrested since December 6 would be tried under Pakistan's own laws. Also See: Arrest Is Not Enough