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Smoke billows from the Taj Mahal hotel, 29/11/08

The Taj Mahal hotel in Mumbai was the scene of the final clashes with gunmen who held out for three days.

Commandos at windows of Taj Mahal hotel, 29/11/08

The appearance of Indian commandos at the luxury hotel's windows indicated that the violence was finally over.

Charred room in Taj Mahal hotel, 29/11/08

Inside the hotel, the scale of the destruction wreaked by the fires caused by detonating explosives was evident.

Poolside bar, Taj Mahal hotel, 29/11/08

The deserted poolside bar told the story of business trips and holidays interrupted by terror.

Broken glass in lobby of Taj Mahal hotel, 29/11/08

Broken glass littered the building's lobby area...

Commandos relax in lobby of Taj Mahal hotel, 29/11/08

... where commandos found time to relax after fierce gun battles with militants who held out until the end.




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