Pakistan

Four women killed in sectarian attack

QUETTA, Pakistan – Four women were killed when a public transport bus was stopped and fired on by unknown assailants in the provincial capital of Balochistan. The shooting left a number of others wounded, including a young child.

The women died at the scene while the wounded were rushed to Bolan Medical Complex, and medical staff later …

Pakistan

The Baloch Nationalist Leader Seeks Indian Support

QUETTA, Pakistan – The international political scene is changing very fast in the favor of Baloch people; during a very high level all parties meeting, Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, spoke about the Balochistan problem on behalf of the Baloch nation, and encouraged them. At the same time, the President of the Baloch Republican Party, Brahamdagh Bugti, seeks …

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70 People, Mostly Lawyers, Killed in Explosion at a Hospital in Pakistan

QUETTA, Pakistan — 70 people were killed and 53 others were wounded in an attack against mostly lawyers. The attack has been claimed both by Islamic State and a local group, Tehreek e Taliban Pakistan Jamat ul Ahrar.

While talking to a local TV outlet Geo News, the Chief Minister of Balochistan, Sardar Sanaullah Zehri, said …

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4 police personnel killed in Balochistan

QUETTA,  Pakistan — Gunmen firing on police killed four officers in two separate attacks in the city, the banned religious organization Tehreek e Taliban claimed responsibility of the attack.

In the first attack, two policemen named Faizullah Khajjak and Naeem Akhtar were targeted on Sariab road when they were arriving in the city. In a second attack …