Monthly Archives: November 2009
Daily Times Monitor
LAHORE: Former Balochistan minister Harbiyar Marri said on Tuesday that he is ready to talk to all forces in Pakistan, including the military on equal terms. Talking to a private TV channel.
He said he supported movements for an independent Balochistan, adding that he did not show his allegiance to Pakistan under the constitution when he took oath as Balochistan minister.
By: Bari Baloch
“We even can’t imagine any agreement with Pakistani rulers until and unless Balochistan becomes an independent State. They are ready for any dialogue with Pakistan rulers if it is for independence of Balochistan.”
Nawabzada Harbiyar Marri
Text of Balochistan Package [Daily Times]
QUETTA – The Baloch nationalist parties have termed the much hyped proposed Balochistan package ‘Aghaz-e-Haqooq-e-Balochistan’, nothing less than a charity for the people of Balochistan.
Baloch Human Rights Council UK, Balochistan Rights Movement and World Sindhi Congress held a remembrance seminar on the occasion of the second martyrdom anniversary of great Baloch hero Mir Balaach Marri. The seminar was held on 22nd Nov 2009 in London University Union Building. The seminar was organised to remember and pay tribute to Mir Balaach Marri who was killed by Pakistani establishment on 20 Nov 2007. The meeting was presided by Mir Hyrbyair Marri.
The Balochhal is the first online Baloch English newspaper which will bring a Baloch perspective to its readers on different issues. The online newspaper will objectively report from Balochistan, offer candid opinion, in-depth analysis, revealing interviews, investigative reports and fresh photographs.
‘We also make politics, but with weapons. In Pakistan there is no other way,’ says Mir quoting Khair Bakhsh Marri.
By Karlos Zurutuza
The Baloch homeland, which straddles the borders of Pakistan, Iran and Afghanistan, is a forgotten battleground in one of the world’s hotspots. Karlos Zurutuza meets the insurgents fighting for this divided region.