Daily Archives: June 12, 2013

Racism and racial discrimination exercised by Pakistan against Baloch people and Balochistan: Mehran Baluch

Mehran Baluch speech on Racism, racial discrimination and related forms of intolerance at UNHRC

Mehran BaluchGeneva: Intervention by Mehran Baluch, Baloch Representative to the United Nations Human Rights Council on 11th of June 2013.

34th Meeting 23rd Regular Session of Human Rights Council. 

Item 9: Racism, racial discrimination, Xenophobia and related forms of intolerance: follow-up to and implementation of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action.

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Pakistan tries anew to end insurgency in resource-rich Baluchistan

Balochistan Map(Reuters) – Pakistan has pledged to rein in human rights abuses by security forces in the huge, resource-rich province of Baluchistan as a first step towards starting talks to end a long-running insurgency waged by guerrillas seeking an independent homeland.

The new chief minister of the province bordering Afghanistan and Iranurged security forces, who deny wrongdoing, to end a campaign of enforced disappearances to support his hopes of kindling dialogue.

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Two BNP-Mengal activists killed

ALI AKBR MOSYANI

Ali Akbar Mosiani

BALOCHISTAN: Armed gunmen on Thursday(11 June 2013) killed two activists of the Balochistan National Party – Mengal in Khuzdar town of the southwestern province.

Police said armed gunmen on a motorcycle opened fire at the vehicle of Ali Akbar Mosiani, a district leader of BNP-M, in Khuzdar bazaar.

Mosiani was killed on the spot, police said, adding that the gunmen managed to escape from the spot. Moreover, only half an hour after Mosiani’s killing, armed gunmen shot dead another BNP-M activist, Javed Baloch.

خضدار،مسلح افراد نے بلوچستان نیشنل پارٹی کے دو کارکنوں کو قتل کردیا

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