U.S. reward for word about Mumbai suspects

Mumbai's Taj Mahal hotel was one of the sites that was attacked

Mumbai's Taj Mahal hotel was one of the sites that was attacked

Cricket icon, Sachin Tendulkar also paid tribute to victims of the awful Mumbai terror attacks that took place a decade ago, saying "we shall stand united and tall against terror". "We will never let terrorists win, or even come close to winning", US President tweeted. The US has declared a $5 million reward for any information which would facilitate the arrest and conviction of India's culprits.

The United States on Sunday announced a reward of up to $5 million (around Rs 35.2 crore) for information leading to the arrest or conviction of any individual involved in planning or abetting the Mumbai terror attacks of 2008.

"The United States is committed to seeing that those responsible for this attack face justice", said Mr Pompeo while a separate statement issued by the State Department said the U.S. was also "committed to working with our global partners" to achieve this goal.

From the mark it left on survivors and the families of the victims to the deep blow it struck to ties between India and Pakistan, the scars of the coordinated attacks that began on November 26th in 2008 still run deep.

The 10 attackers, who were armed with AK-47 assault rifles and hand grenades, were members of Pakistan-based militant group Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT).

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday marked the tenth anniversary of the deadly series of terrorist attacks in the Indian city of Mumbai with a pledge to bring its authors to justice.

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France reiterated its condemnation for all forms of terrorism across the world and demanded that such crimes should not go unpunished.

Pompeo also called upon Pakistan to uphold its obligations to the United Nations and implement sanctions against those responsible for the attacks, including terrorist outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba and its affiliates.

The event concluded with the screening of HBO documentary on 26/11 Mumbai attacks, titled "Terror in Mumbai".

The centre promised to continue its efforts in bringing justice to the families of the victims and the soldiers who lost their lives fighting the terrorists.

Newly-appointed Israeli Ambassador to India Ron Malka and Chabad House rabbi Israel Koszlovsky inaugurated the refurbished "Nariman Light House" and the "Nariman Light House Memorial" on the five-storied building rooftop at a solemn function.

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