Banner

Mumbai attackers’ phones ‘had Italian and US links’

Tweet this




Phil Stewart
The Scotsman
February 25, 2009


The militants behind the Mumbai attacks used mobile phones that were activated in the United States and paid for with funds sent from Italy, it was reported yesterday.

Italy’s Corriere della Sera newspaper said the details were in intelligence information sent by India to Italy and other countries, so that anti- terrorist officers could investigate any ties to the network behind the November assault that killed 179

It said the Italian authorities were investigating a wire transfer sent to the US from the northern Italian city of Brescia by a Pakistani-born suspect. The suspect, named as Javaid Iqbal, sent the funds via Western Union to pay for five mobile phones with Austrian country codes – three of which were used by the attackers, Corriere said, citing the Indian dossier.

Iqbal, a former resident of Barcelona, has been arrested in Pakistan.

Islamabad acknowledged for the first time this month that the attacks had been launched from, and partly planned in, Pakistan.

Read entire article

Research related articles:


  1. Evidence Mumbai Attackers were Anglo-American Intel Operatives

  2. Mobile phones ‘more dangerous than smoking’

  3. Passports will be needed to buy mobile phones in UK

  4. Police: Mumbai suspect admits Pakistan link

  5. Italian Judge: Blogs are Illegal

  6. Former Italian President Suggests State Use Violence Against Protesters

  7. Test To Track Traffic Using GPS Cell Phones

  8. Mumbai attacks planned in Europe

  9. India says Pakistan shifting blame over Mumbai

  10. Italian police officers convicted of violence at 2001 G8 Genoa Summit

  11. No evidence Lashkar-e-Taiba responsible for Mumbai attack

  12. India warns all options open with Pakistan after Mumbai attacks




Reclamati abuzurile la adresa office@asistentapentruconsumatori.ro sau la adresa: iulian.urban@gmail.com

Redirectioneaza 2% pentru Asociatia www.asistentapentruconsumatori.ro


Lasa un comentariu

Nume: (Obligatoriu)

eMail: (Obligatoriu)

Site:

Comentariu: