Perhaps the most chilling words in all this was Mr Carpenter's reason for not leaving his hotel room.
I look as American and English as I do Australian.Mr Carpenter didn't want to speculate who was behind this. Mumbai was a city of many different ethnic and religious groups, a city of some 90 million people.
In terms of international TV coverage, I'd recommend al-Jazeera English. I've been watching it on and off throughout the day.
Words © 2008 Irfan Yusuf
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