Balochistan: 70 forcibly disappeared, 36 killed in May

In a completely under-the-blanket operations, the mighty military of Pakistan has militarized entire Balochistan, its northwestern, most mineral-rich but least developed region with lowest human development. Military suppressed the rights movements that blame the military and the central government for their backwardness. Military pushed the indigenous population to walls and many armed groups developed, which claim to fight for independence …

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BHRO & VMBP protest on Eid

Baloch Humans Right Organization and Voice for Baloch Missing Persons held a protest demonstration in front of Quetta Press Club against extrajudicial killings, enforced disappearances and military operations in Balochistan. Families of victims of enforced disappearance were carrying pictures of their loved one and play cards and banners demanding safe recovery of enforced disappeared persons and stop military operations. ‎ …

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Balochistan: The state of Human Rights 2018

Prologue: The human rights situation worsened in Balochistan in 2018 despite the promises made by the ruling party during its pre-election campaigns to stop military operations and enforced disappearances. The official narrative, which is focused on national security, tends to provide justification for the use of excessive force against civilians in Balochistan where security forces have been accused of serious …

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5 students among 20 forcibly disappeared by forces from Karachi and Balochistan. BHRO

Baloch Human Rights Organization has received nineteen cases of enforced disappearances of civilians by security forces in Balochistan in the first two weeks of May 2019. During this period, twenty-five people were killed in different incidents across Balochistan. Most of them were killed by state-sponsored death squads, operating in Balochistan. On May 1, forces forcibly disappeared four people when they …

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Release Nawaz Atta and other enforced disappeared persons. BHRO

Baloch Human Rights Organization (BHRO) held a protest against the enforced disappearance of civilians including Nawaz Atta, Information Secretary of BHRO in front of Quetta Press Club. Families of victims of enforced disappearances and civil society activists participated in the demonstration.  While addressing the participants, the activists of BHRO and VBMP said that increase in enforced disappearances of civilians across …

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Balochistan: 59 forcibly disappeared, 40 killed in April 2019

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In the month of April, fifty-nine persons were forcibly disappeared by security forces from Awaran, Kech, Gwadar, Lasbela, Panjgur districts of Balochistan. Forty people were killed in April including victims of Hazar Ganji bomb blast which left twenty dead and 48 wounded. Majority of the districts in Balochistan remained inaccessible. Abduction and enforced disappearance of women and children continued in …

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Balochistan: BHRO will protest against the disa​ppearanc​e​ of Nawaz Atta on May 15.

Baloch Human Rights Organization (BHRO) held a press conference in Quetta and issued the monthly report of human rights violations in media. Vice Chairperson of BHRO Tayyaba Baloch, while talking to media, said that the human rights violations in Balochistan have paralyzed livelihoods of people. People of Balochistan are deprived of basic facilities of education, health and other necessities of …

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Supreme Court must ensure the rele​ase of women and children. BHRO

Baloch Human Rights Organization Chairperson Bibi Gul Baloch held a press conference in Quetta against enforced disappearances of women and children by Pakistan army from Peerandar area of Awaran district. She condemned the abduction of women and children and said that the increase in human rights violations and forcefully disappearing people while practicing “Collective Punishment” are the most serious crimes …

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Balochistan: Military whisk away women and children

On 21 April 2019, at around 09:00 pm Pakistan time, the Frontier Corps FC) cordoned off the Zillag village in district Awaran, Balochistan and took away eight villagers, mostly women and children, to their headquarters in the city after searching the houses without any warrants. The victims include Shahnáz, wife of Liaqat, their one-year-old child, Farhád and Abdul Hai Sajdi, …

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Forces abduct 8 members of the same family from Karachi and Hub Chowki. BHRO

The spokesperson of Baloch Human Rights Organization strongly condemned the incident of enforced disappearances in Balochistan saying that, despite the promises of Balochistan government, enforced disappearances are continued in a consecutive manner which is self-evident of government’s failure.  The constitution of a country guarantees the protection of the lives of its citizens but in Balochistan, human rights law and constitution …

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