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What does LAT stand for?

LAT stands for Lashkar-E-Tayyaba (anti-India insurgent group)

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The son of slain US nationals, Rabbi Gabriel Noah Holtzberg and his wife Rivka, who were killed the in 2008 Mumbai attacks, has filed claims along with others against Hafiz Saeed; banned outfit Lashkar-e-Tayyaba (LeT); two former chiefs of ISI, Nadeem Taj and Ahmed Shuja Pasha; and two other people who it alleges were part of the ISI, Major Iqbal and Major Sameer Ali, reports The Nation.
Referring to the controversial statement of Union Home Secretary GK Pillai, just days ahead of the foreign ministerial-level talks between India and Pakistan, Krishna said it was a reflection of what Lashkar-e-Tayyaba operative David Coleman Headley had revealed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
ISLAMABAD, July 25 -- Admiral Mike Mullen, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the United States Saturday said Lashkar-e-Tayyaba and Haqqani network have become very dangerous organisations and are a threat not only to the region but to the globe.
Police say the 13 men, along with 15 others still at large, belong to the Lashkar-e-Tayyaba, or Army of the Pure, a Pakistan-based Islamic militant group, and the Students' Islamic Movement of India, or SIMI, a banned group based in northern India.
It is difficult to say definitely at this stage, but Lashkar-e-Tayyaba can be involved going by the style of attack," said PS Pas-richa, the director general of police for Maharashtra.
Indian intelligence officials believe two groups, the Kashmiri militant group Lashkar-e-Tayyaba and the banned Students' Islamic Movement of India, were responsible for the blasts.
But two of the main Islamic militant groups in the Himalayan region - Lashkar-e-Tayyaba and Hezb-ul-Mujahedeen - said in separate statements today that they had nothing to do with the Mumbai bombings or a series of grenade attacks in Kashmir yesterday that killed eight people.
Officials avoided pointing fingers, but a leading anti-terrorism expert said the timing and nature of the blasts appeared to indicate they were the work of Pakistan-based Lashkar-e-Tayyaba, the most feared militant group in Kashmir.