2001 Indian Parliament attack

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Event.png "suicide bombing"
2001 Indian Parliament attack  Rdf-entity.pngRdf-icon.png
Date13 December 2001
LocationIndia
Blamed onIslamic extremists

The 2001 Indian Parliament attack was a terrorist attack that greatly increased tensions between India and Pakistan.

Event

Gunmen stormed the building and killed police officers and parliamentary personnel.

Involvement

Response

The two perpetrators were sentenced to death for their crimes.

 

The Official Culprit

NameDescription
"Islamic terrorism"A trenchant enemy image, reinforced by the clandestine arming and training of groups under Operation Gladio/B


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