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Balochistan: Writ of Pakistani government challenged and checkmated

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Pakistani election 2013 in Balochistan, have been widely viewed by international and local political analysts as a referendum between those who ask for Baloch rights within Pakistani framework and those who seek an independence Baloch state.

Baloch nationalist political parties that advocate Baloch rights within the framework of Pakistani federation like National Party (NP) and Balochistan National Party (BNP -M) were brought onboard by Pakistani establishment to challenge the Baloch nationalists who seek the salvation of Baloch in the independence of Balochistan.

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ووٹ نہ دیں – الیکشن نا منظور – ہمارا مطالبہ صرف آزادی‎

DON’T VOTE, NO TO ELECTIONS, ONLY FREEDOM Urdu

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Balochistan shut down on second consecutive day of BNF’s continued strike

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QUETTA: A wheel jam and shutter down strike was observed in almost all of the Baloch dominated areas of Balochistan  on Friday (10-May-2013) which was the 2nd day of strike in protest against the elections..

The Baloch National Front (BNF) an alliance of Baloch National Movement (BNM) and Baloch Student Organization (Azad) BSO (A) had given the call for strike from 9 to 11 May on the eve of elections on account of their opposition towards elections in Balochistan.

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غیور بلوچ فیصلہ آپ کے ہاتھ میں ہے

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Hardly a government but still a government: Khair Bakhsh Marri

Interviewed by Veengas

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(Mr. Khair Bukhsh Marri doesn’t speak but when he speaks then speaks and many faces get anger because he speaks what he sees and thinks. This interview has conducted especially for The Frontier Post. Today we are presenting his talks for our reads that what Balochistan thinks through Mr. Marri’s views.)

Veengas: Do you think, is world still at cold war? Though, you have been analyzing all political of the world, yet?

KBM: World never comes out from war. Sometimes, it is hot and cold. All people fought at war, as British and Roman, they both fought not only this but before them many other people had been fighting. And world has others’ people cold war.
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Balochistan shuts down over anti-election strike call

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QUETTA: A complete shutter-down and wheel-jam strike was observed in Baloch dominant district of Balochistan on Thursday (9 May 2013) on the call of Baloch National Front (BNF) against the general election. The Baloch National Front (BNF) is an alliance of Baloch National Movement (BNM) and Baloch Student Organization (Azad) BSO (A) had given a three-day strike call in Balochistan against the general elections. All busy markets, business centres and shopping malls remained closed during the day and a sense of fear ruled in general. The provincial capital also presented a dull look with lesser number of vehicles plying on the roads and most of the shops closed. Tight security measures were seen in the provincial capital with police backed by FC and other law enforcement agencies patrolling the area throughout the day.

بلوچستان: بلوچ علاقوں میں شٹر ڈاؤن ہڑتال

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In Balochistan, nationalist versus separatist

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The May 11 parliamentary election is being seen by both the Pakistan state and insurgents as a referendum on secessionism

If actions speak louder than words, then in Balochistan, the elections this weekend are being made out to be some kind of a referendum on the demand for independence by separatist groups. Encouraged by the participation of nationalist parties in this election after boycotting them in 2008, the federal and provincial governments are eager to package this as a vote against the separatist agenda though they are not saying this in as many words as there is no telling what the turnout will be.

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یہ کامیابی کی صورت حال نہیں ہے : الیکشن نا منظور

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DON’T VOTE, NO TO ELECTIONS, ONLY FREEDOM

1DON'T VOTE, NO TO ELECTIONS, ONLY FREEDOM

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Balochistan teachers refuse polls duty

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Quetta: Government teachers of eleven districts of Balochistan have refused to perform duties during May 11, election due to security threats.

According to details, after receiving the threats, 18,461 teachers from the 11 districts were advised to refrain from participating in the polls.

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