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Who killed Dr. Tayib Baloch and why?

Dr. Tayib Baloch provided medical aid not only to the downtrodden in the neighborhood but also to Baloch political activists who could not risk visiting a hospital for fear of being detained or disappeared by the Pakistani security forces.

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Who was Dr. Tayib Baloch

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On 3rd June 2016 people in Buleda pulled out two bodies from a well; their hands and legs were tied up. Buleda is a small valley and a Tehsil of Kech District in occupied Balochistan in Pakistan.

These bodies were identified as that of Dr. Tayib Baloch son of Maula Bakhsh and his teenage son Salman Baloch. Dr. Tayib was a young physician who practiced medicine in the village.

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Systematic Intellecticide: The Overshadowed Assassination of a Baloch Poet

Young poet killed for recording and uploading testimony of a sexual assault victim

By: Balaach Marri

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It all started with a cell phone video. Stormed by the comments of angry Baloch Facebookers and Tweeters, the video went viral within hours of its upload. It was the testimony of a sexual assault victim, Shakila Basharat, pleading justice.

Shakila, a housewife and a mother, tells the story of the horrific attack on her by a local powerful figure, Noor Ahmed.

“He broke into our house late in the night, he started beating me up. I cried, he was drunk, he didn’t listen.” Shakila goes on

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