Pakistani Islamist leader Hafiz Saeed on Wednesday, April 18, 2012, filed a court challenge to the $10 million bounty placed on his head recently by the United States. Saeed's petition seeks to force the Pakistani government to provide him security and get the U.S. to remove the bounty. The U.S. bounty accuses Saeed, seen here in Karachi, Pakistan February 12, 2012, of ties to al Qaida and Lashkar-i-Taiba, a Pakistani extremist group blamed for the 2008 terrorist attack on Mumbai.  (P.G.P/News Pictures/Abaca Press/MCT)
Pakistani Islamist leader Hafiz Saeed on Wednesday, April 18, 2012, filed a court challenge to the $10 million bounty placed on his head recently by the United States. Saeed's petition seeks to force the Pakistani government to provide him security and get the U.S. to remove the bounty. The U.S. bounty accuses Saeed, seen here in Karachi, Pakistan February 12, 2012, of ties to al Qaida and Lashkar-i-Taiba, a Pakistani extremist group blamed for the 2008 terrorist attack on Mumbai. (P.G.P/News Pictures/Abaca Press/MCT) MCT
Pakistani Islamist leader Hafiz Saeed on Wednesday, April 18, 2012, filed a court challenge to the $10 million bounty placed on his head recently by the United States. Saeed's petition seeks to force the Pakistani government to provide him security and get the U.S. to remove the bounty. The U.S. bounty accuses Saeed, seen here in Karachi, Pakistan February 12, 2012, of ties to al Qaida and Lashkar-i-Taiba, a Pakistani extremist group blamed for the 2008 terrorist attack on Mumbai. (P.G.P/News Pictures/Abaca Press/MCT) MCT

In Pakistan, Hafiz Saeed protests $10 million U.S. bounty for his capture

April 18, 2012 12:00 AM