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  Kislev 3, 5769 , 30/11/08

Mumbai Terrorist Says Chabad House was Target

Azam Amir Kasab, the Pakistani terrorist caught alive from the Mumbai terrorist attack, told police that the terrorists purposely targeted the Chabad House.  According to the Times of India, Kasab said the terrorists were sent with the mission of targeting Israelis to avenge attacks on Arabs in Israel. 

Sources in India also claimed that the terrorists stayed in the Chabad House earlier by posing as Malaysian students.  Police are trying to ascertain whether the Chabad House would have rented rooms to non-jews. 

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