‘Hafiz Saeed’s arrest aimed to satisfy FATF’: Expert | HT Conversations
26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed was arrested when he was on his way to Gujranwala from Lahore to appear before an anti-terrorism court. Pakistani authorities had announced a crackdown on terror financing by the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) and its front organizations last week. Cases were registered against Saeed and 12 of his accomplices. Hindustan Times’ Senior Editor, Aditi Prasad caught up with Foreign Editor, Rezaul H Laskar to discuss what Saeed’s arrest means at a time when Pakistan has been under pressure from FATF to act against terror outfits.