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Clinton: Pakistan needs to do more to fight terror

May 8, 2012, 6:29 AM

NEW DELHI (AP) – U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is calling on Pakistan to do more to fight terror originating from within its borders.

Clinton said Tuesday during a press conference in India that the United States had shown its commitment to fighting Pakistan-based terror by offering a $10 million bounty for extremist Hafiz Mohammad Saeed.

Saeed has been accused of orchestrating the 2008 attacks in the Indian city of Mumbai that killed 166 people, including six Americans.

Clinton said Pakistan needs to do more to ensure its territory is not used as a launching pad for terror attacks.

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Clinton: Pakistan needs to do more to fight terror