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Who is Lashkar-e-Jhangvi?

The bombing on a police training center Monday in southwestern Pakistan has again put the spotlight on a Sunni extremist organization that analysts say has global terror ambitions and ties to the Islamic State. VOA in December profiled Lashkar-e-Jhangvi, which Pakistani media says carried out Monday’s attack. This is an edited and updated version of the original VOA article.   Little publicized in the West, the predominantly Punjab-based group Lashkar-e-Jhangvi has wreaked...

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