Harkat ul-Ansar

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an Islamic fundamentalist group in Pakistan that fought the Soviet Union in Afghanistan in the 1980s

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Interrogation of the arrested men has apparently revealed that `this was a Pakistani operation, executed with the assistance of the Harkat-ul-Ansar,` - a guerrilla group for Kashmiri independence based in Pakistan - according to the minister.
In early May 1995 the government's hopes of reviving the electoral process went up in smoke after a militant group, the Harkat-ul-Ansar, set fire to the shrine of Sheikh Nooruddin Noorani.
Afghani, who is currently buried in India, was the former leader of the Harkat-ul-Ansar.
The United Jihad Council (UJC) is a major Kashmiri group comprising Harkat-ul-Ansar, Hizbul Mujahideen, Jamiat-ul-Mujahideen, Al-Jihad, Al-Barq, Ikhwan-ul-Mussalmin andTehrik-ul-Mujahideen.
Before he was arrested in 1994, Azhar, a Pakistani national, was the secretary general of the Harkat-ul-Ansar (HUA), a militant group fighting for a separate state in the disputed Kashmir region.
Before his arrest in 1994, Azhar, a Pakistani, was secretary general of the Harkat-ul-Ansar (HUA), a militant group fighting for a separate state in the disputed Kashmir region.