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'Terror' boat: 26/11 like attack averted?

'Terror' boat: 26/11 like attack averted?

News Nation Bureau | Updated : 02 January 2015, 07:00:15 PM
'Terror' boat: 26/11 like attack averted?

'Terror' boat: 26/11 like attack averted?

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The incident took place during the midnight of Dec 31 and Jan 1 when the Coast Guard spotted the vessel about 8 km inside the Indian waters on the maritime boundary with Pakistan.
'Terror' boat: 26/11 like attack averted?

'Terror' boat: 26/11 like attack averted?

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In a mid-sea operation that probably averted a 26/11-like terror attack, a suspected Pakistani fishing boat carrying explosives was intercepted by the Coast Guards in the Arabian Sea but the four occupants on board set the vessel afire and exploded it bef
'Terror' boat: 26/11 like attack averted?

'Terror' boat: 26/11 like attack averted?

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'Terror' boat: 26/11 like attack averted?
'Terror' boat: 26/11 like attack averted?

'Terror' boat: 26/11 like attack averted?

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An intelligence-based midnight operation was conducted by the Coast Guard ships and aircraft to intercept the suspect fishing boat, approximately 365 km off Porbander in Gujarat, on the intervening night of December 31 and January 1 after a hot pursuit.
'Terror' boat: 26/11 like attack averted?

'Terror' boat: 26/11 like attack averted?

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There was information that the fishing boat from Keti Bunder near Karachi was planning some illicit transaction in Arabian Sea, a statement by the Defence Ministry said today.