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Hyrbyair Marri expresses sympathy with victims of London terror attack

hb Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 12:15 am GMT +1

LONDON: The pro-freedom Baloch leader Hyrbyair Marri has expressed his sympathy with the families of the victims of London terror attack on Wednesday, and said that the entire world is at risk of religious madness and terrorism. “ The epicenter of such religious extremism are countries like Pakistan,” he said, adding that The Baloch nation understands and feels the pain of the victims of the London attack because Baloch people are also victims of state terrorism in Pakistan. It [Pakistan] has been indiscriminately using F16s, Gunship helicopters and tanks to …

Bangladesh Parliament passes motion to mark March 25 as Genocide Day

Bangladesh Monday, March 13th, 2017 08:53 pm

China to Deploy More Marine Corps to Pakistan’s Gwadar Port: Report

gwadar-port Monday, March 13th, 2017 06:35 pm

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China is set to increase the number of its marine corps at oversees ports in a bid to protect its strategic assets in foreign locations. The decision comes amid reports that the Chinese government is pushing very hard to strengthen its naval force.

The Public Liberation Army (PLA) reportedly plans to double the strength of its marine corps, with two big marine brigades set to be dispatched to the Gwadar port in Pakistan and Djibouti port in Africa.

The Gwadar Port located in …

Free world should support our struggle to regain independence: Hyrbyair Marri

addda1 Saturday, March 4th, 2017 09:49 am

LONDON: The pro-freedom Baloch leader Hyrbyair Marri in a statement from London on Saturday said that Pakistan was made in the name of Islam only to protect the interests of Muslim Punjabis. Balochistan was deceitfully and forcibly made a part of it [Pakistan] to loot and plunder Balochistan’s natural resources. Now the Muslim Punjabis have also made China their partner in crime to exploit Balochistan’s natural resources.

The majority Bangladeshi Muslims, who played a role in the creation of Pakistan, had realised after 30 years that they …

The history of Balochistan revisited at British parliament

Lords Saturday, February 25th, 2017 03:45 pm

LONDON: The Democracy Forum [UK] has hosted a seminar titled “History of Balochistan Revisited” in the British Houses of Commons, London, on Thursday. February 23, 2017.

Speakers highlighted the ongoing Pakistani state atrocities in Balochistan and emphasised that Pakistan forcibly and illegally occupied the sovereign Baloch country in 1948. Dr William Crawley of the Institute for Commonwealth Studies chaired the seminar.

The keynote speakers were Khan of Kalat, Mir Suleman Daud and Hyrbyair Marri the leader of Free Balochistan Movement. However, Hyrbyair Marri could not attend the meeting in person, he sent a …

Bangladesh: Pakistan should apologise for 1971 Genocide: Hasanul Haq Inu

hasanul-haq-inu-759 Tuesday, February 7th, 2017 01:33 am

BW News Web Desk: Terming Pakistan’s “empathy” for Kashmir as “crocodile tears”, a senior Bangladeshi minister on Sunday said Pakistan should apologise for 1971 genocide it committed before talking about Kashmir.

“The Pakistani rulers’ empathy for Kashmir is, in fact, nothing but crocodile tears while they repeatedly plead innocence instead of seeking apology for the 1971 brutality and genocide they committed,” Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu said.

He said Pakistan should apologise for 1971 genocide they committed before talking about Kashmir.

 

The minister also commented that the history of Pakistan had always been …

One killed in Bangladesh protest against Chinese-backed power plant

Deal Friday, February 3rd, 2017 09:24 pm
By Serajul Quadir | DHAKA

BW New Web monitor: A protest against a $2.4-billion Chinese-backed power plant in Bangladesh turned violent, killing one person and injuring about a dozen, risking delay to a project seen as a symbol of warming ties between the two nations.

The coal-fired plant being built 265 km (165 miles) south-east of Dhaka, the capital, is a major draw for foreign investment in Bangladesh and is expected to begin power generation by the end of 2019.

Police said security forces were guarding the site …

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