Lone surviving gunman from Mumbai terror attack executed in India

One of HBO's most compelling documentaries is "Terror in Mumbai" - a gripping minute by minute account of the attack by Pakistani terrorists on a train station and several hotels in Mumbai. The only surviving gunman is featured prominently in film as a result of an interview he gave on a hospital gurney shortly after he was captured.. He has now apparently paid the ultimate price for his dastardly crime. India secretly hanged the lone survivor of the Pakistan-based militant squad responsible for a rampage through Mumbai that killed 166 people, sparking celebrations days before the fourth anniversary of the assault on the financial capital. Pakistan national Mohammad Ajmal Kasab was the enduring image of the bloody assault, which traumatized India and raised fears of copycat attacks on foreign cities. Pictures of the boyish gunman wearing a black T-shirt and toting an AK-47 rifle as he strode through Mumbai's train station were published around the world. Kasab was executed...(Read Full Post)