Cricket icon, Sachin Tendulkar also paid tribute to victims of the awful Mumbai terror attacks that took place a decade ago, saying "we shall stand united and tall against terror". Three days of carnage killed 166 people, including foreign tourists, and wounded hundreds more.
"All countries must uphold their worldwide obligations to take action against this United Nations sanctioned terrorist group and its leaders", said Nathan Sales, State Department's coordinator for counterterrorism in his brief remark.
Played out on TV news channels around the world, the bloody events - widely known as 26/11 - have been compared in India to New York's suffering on September 11, 2001.
Mumbai's police force will remember the more than a dozen officers who were killed, many while fighting the militants, at a ceremony starting at 09:30 am local time. Nine of the attackers were killed by police, while lone survivor Ajmal Kasab was captured and hanged after a trial in India.
Indian politicians and officials routinely condemn Pakistan for not taking action against LeT leader Hafiz Saeed.
Businessman Dilip Mehta took counseling for months after he faced the prospect of falling victim to a terrorists bullet at Taj Mahal hotel, where for about 60 hours, the gunmen shot dead guests and hotel staff.His life took a 360 degree turn after the attack, but he says he does feel more secure."Now with whatever precautions and measures which have been taken, I feel quite safe in Bombay", he said.
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Six Americans were among the Mumbai victims and the US State Department announced a $5 million prize for the capture of the remaining planners of the attacks.
Trump took to Twitter on Monday and said the Unites States stands with the people of India in their quest for justice over the 26/11 attack.
In 2012, the Department put a bounty of $10 million on LeT founder Hafiz Mohammad Saeed and $2 million on his deputy, Hafiz Abdul Rahman Makki.
Six hostages - including a rabbi and his pregnant wife - were killed at Nariman House, a Jewish cultural and religious centre.
It is an absolute affront to the victims of Mumbai and to their families who grieve them to this day, that after 10 years, those who planned these despicable acts have still not been convicted for their crimes, Sales said, echoing the statement of the Secretary of State Mike Pompeo made a day earlier.