Daily Archives: June 25, 2013

COMMENT : An eye for an eye — Mir Mohammad Ali Talpur

The declared eye for an eye response against the Baloch is absolutely misleading because it signifies a justified response, while in fact the repression of the Baloch has always been without excuse

Mir Muhammad Ali TalpurInterior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali’s response to the burning of the Ziarat Residency by the Baloch Liberation Army (BLA) in a nutshell was ‘an eye for an eye’, while the Lashkar-e-Jhangavi’s (LeJ) criminal carnage in Quetta at Sardar Bahadur Khan University and Bolan Medical Complex were not considered grave enough to evoke an equally venomous response. I really was not surprised that so much more smoke was emitted by the media and social media than the actual conflagration at Ziarat; it was even termed Pakistan’s 9/11. All this just proved that the plight of the Baloch who have been at the receiving end of state atrocities for decades will never evoke sympathy from people under the spell of the establishment-projected narrative, which squarely blames the Baloch for resisting injustices and consequently getting killed.

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Determination is the driving force to achieve the objectives: Mama Qadeer Baloch

BALOCHISTAN: 5ec5dd81-5d30-a451A delegation of Baloch National Movement – Shaal visited the hunger strike camp of families of Baloch missing persons to show solidarity on 1185th day of the camp

The delegation said that the blood of martyrs is a gift to Baloch nation that has introduced the Baloch struggle on international platform and because of it the Baloch struggle is widely known today. Many countries have supported the struggle of Baloch people.

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