Geneva: On 11 March 2016, the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) convened a side-event to the 31st Human Rights Council Session in Geneva. With nearly 100 participants attending, the international conference entitled “Faces of Oppression: Human Rights Violations in Balochistan” succeeded in drawing much needed attention to the seemingly intractable and unending cycle of human rights violations in Balochistan.
Opening the conference, Baloch leader Mehran Baluch, human rights campaigner Noordin Mengal and UNPO’s Fernando Burgés highlighted the importance and timeliness of the issue under discussion, as millions of people living in Balochistan suffer on a daily basis at the hand of state-led tyranny and oppression.
BALOCHISTAN: The state security agencies abducted a 19 years old student from Satellite Town area of Quetta on Tuesday.
According to information 33 vehicles of Pakistan security forces with cordoned off the entire Baloch hotel midnight and searched all the room forcing students to stay out.
The forces abducted Mehrab s/o Shoukat Baloch. He is a resident of Kalatuk village Kech district of Balochistan.
Occupied Balochistan: Pakistani security forces abducted three more Baloch youths from Windar and Sibi town of Balochistan on Saturday 31st March.According to the reports, a member of Baloch Student Organisation (BSO-Azad),Mehrab Baloch abducted by the armed personnels of the Pakistani secret agencies from Sibi town of Balochistan on Saturday evening.
While on same day separately two Marri Balochs abducted from Winder Town,when they were travelling from Karachi towards their residential town of Jaho in Awaran District.