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Baloch families plan Punjab march in quest of the missing: VBMP Seminar Karachi Press Club

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Karachi is not where the Baloch families seeking their missing beloved end their walk. In a few days, Mama Qadeer with his followers, mostly women and children, will be marching to Islamabad.

“I know the walk to Punjab is unsafe. There are no pockets of Baloch inhabitants who will open their houses to us or share their food. But if I come back dead from Punjab, I will think the purpose of my life has been fulfilled,” said Qadeer, who heads the Voice of Baloch Missing Person (VBMP), a group fighting for the rights of the missing Baloch youth.

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Pakistan is violating the Vienna Convention: VBMP seminar at KPC

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KARACHI, Dec 10: In a charged atmosphere at the Karachi Press Club on Tuesday activists and writers demanded answers to questions about disappearances in Balochistan.

Speaking at a seminar organised by the Voice of Missing Baloch Missing Persons, many advised the state to refrain from repeating the mistakes made in 1971; others spoke about what it meant to live as a family member of a ‘missing person’.

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