The other side of the story

The plight of abducted Baloch women

SaveBalochWomen Tuesday, December 15th, 2015 12:49 pm 465 Reads

Occupied Balochistan located in the centre of South Asia, Central Asia and Middles East is a land where Pakistani state is involved in extrajudicial executions, torture, displacement, Kidnapping and massacre of Baloch people since 27th March 1948 when Pakistan forcibly occupied the sovereign state of Balochistan.

Since 1948 the people of Balochistan have made five attempts to regain their independence but Pakistani state with help of fundamentalist state of Iran and others crush all the five movements using disproportionate and indiscriminate force.  The current freedom movement against Pakistan is considerably more …

13 November: Baloch Martyrs’ Day ‘Shahmeeren Balochani Roch’

BMD Thursday, November 12th, 2015 04:21 pm 363 Reads

The aftermath of Arab uprising has shaken the conscience of the democratic world. The uprising that started in 2011 was peaceful and very promising. Masses came out in millions and demanded their basic rights. They wanted freedom, democracy, justice and employment. These demands were neither naïve nor idealistic. In fact, most people in the developed democratic nations take these rights for granted.

The prevailing view of the pundits, the region’s ruling establishments and the world powers was that this system does not fit in with the nature of these people. They …

The Alyan Kurdi and refugees of Balochistan

BalochistanWar Monday, September 21st, 2015 11:55 am 366 Reads

The Kurdish toddler Alyan Kurdi, his 5 years old brother and 35 years old mother died while fleeing from war-torn Syria when their boat sunk trying to reach the Greek island of Kos. They were among hundreds of thousands of people who were on their way seek refuge in Europe but Alyan and his family’s destination was Canada.  The tiny dead body of Alyan Kurdi lying on the beach has attracted media attention around the world. Thousands of angry people also took to streets to urge the world leaders to …

Dead silence on Awaran Operation

HELICOPTER_2684251b Monday, July 27th, 2015 11:21 pm 345 Reads

Pakistan military backed by gunship helicopters and fighter jets started a military operation in many regions of district Awaran Balochistan on 18 July, 2015 – the first day of Eid-ul-Fitar. The most badly hit areas include Wehli, Lakko Kach, Mullah Haji Ziarat, Zerak, Gwaro, Neeltaaki, Bashog and Maalaar. So far according to reports from social media activists and independent sources more than hundred people have been killed in past 10 days of continuous military operations and most areas of Awaran remain under military siege. The state run Pakistani media and …

The Awaran Genocide  

stop-genocide Thursday, July 23rd, 2015 12:21 am 336 Reads

The bloody history of Pakistani state oppression against Baloch nation is not quite new but form past few years the abduction of Baloch ordinary masses and killing dumping their decomposed bodies across the Balochistan and silence of United Nations, European Union countries and others human rights organization encouraged Pakistan to bombard  Baloch villages by their gunship helicopters and jets. Similarly Pakistan has succeeded in suppressing the voice of Baloch people by placing an unannounced ban on local and international media in Balochistan, particularly in interior Balochistan’s affected areas.

In all previous …

International campaign against Pakistan’s nuclear weapons

Raaskoh Tuesday, May 12th, 2015 12:16 pm 287 Reads

In 1946 United Nations passed its first major resolutions against these weapons. It called for complete elimination of these weapons. Weapons of mass destructions has left their mark forever. The world has never been the same ever since these explosions. With utter disregard to catastrophic impacts of such weapon on humans, environment and other species, many states have invested billions of dollars in development of such weapons.  Russia (10,000-12,600 warheads), the U.S.A (9,613 warheads), France (300 warheads), China (240 warheads) and United Kingdom with 180 warheads are the declared states …

Baloch liberation struggle a deterrent to China-Pakistan pact

Gwadar_is_Balochistan Sunday, February 22nd, 2015 10:49 pm 312 Reads

An unprecedented rise in military operations against civilian population has been reported in different areas of Balochistan, especially in Makuran region in past one year. In first two weeks of February Pakistani ground forces backed by gunship helicopters have carried out offensives in coastal belt of Balochistan including Pasni, Kolanch, Pedarak and surrounding areas. At least 10 Baloch were reportedly abducted and two innocent Baloch were martyred.

Similar military aggressions were reported from Mashkay, Kujar, Kalat, Chyr, Kach, Mewa, Kallar and other adjoining areas where local reported that military beaten up, terrorised …

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Editorials

The Alignment of Arab and Baloch Interests in the Middl...

map-balochistan-2Saturday, February 17th, 2018 09:25 am GMT +00:00

By Archen Baloch Iran is one of the weakest countries in the Middle East, given its divergent centrifugal ethnic composition if exploited.  However, thanks to Saudi Arabia, the leader of…

The Collective Punishment in Balochistan...

gomazi_malant_operation-n5Saturday, December 16th, 2017 10:45 am

“No protected person may be punished for an offence he or she has not personally committed. Collective penalties and likewise all measures of intimidation or of terrorism are prohibited. Pillage…

Baloch Martyrs Day...

Nado4Wednesday, November 15th, 2017 02:33 am

The Baloch nation at home and abroad observes on 13 November of every year as the National Remembrance Day (Baloch Martyrs Day) to commemorate the struggle and sacrifice of Khan…

The QDA land grabbing mafia brutalities in New Kahan...

QDA2Wednesday, August 9th, 2017 10:11 am

The Pakistan army, representatives of Pakistan at Balochistan assembly and the QDA (Quetta Development Authorities) mafia headed by GD Imran Zarkoon and wing commander Pakistan FC Usman have started demolishing…

Interviews

Balochistan: Exclusive interview of Dr Shan Baloch...

HECProtestMonday, February 12th, 2018 08:10 pm

The students of different medical colleges in Balochistan have been protesting against Higher Education Commission (HEC) for what they describe as ‘irregularities’ in the entry test of Bolan Medical College…