Articles for tag: Baloch, baloch missing persons, Balochistan, enforced disappearances, missing persons

ڈاکٹر مھرنگ باید اِنت پارلیمنٹءَ برئوت

ڈاکٹر مھرنگءَ، کوئٹهءِ جلسهءَ گُشت که ”منا چه اے جلسهءَ انقلابءِ بۆ پێداک اِنت.“ اے راستے ءُ کَس انکار کُت نکنت. بلۆچ لانگ‌مارچ که چه ماھےءَ گێش اسلام‌آبادءَ نِشت، زۆراکی سَگّت ءُ بلۆچستانءَ واترئےِ کُت، مھلوکءَ انچۆ وَشّ‌آتک کت ٹیمے ورڈکپے بکٹّیت. اے بلاهێں آشۆبے اَت که ڈاکٹر مھرنگءِ گْوانکےءَ اینچو مھلوک اَتک ءُ شالءَ ...

Malik Siraj Akbar

Dr Mahrang Baloch should consider parliamentary politics

You could not fault Dr Mahrang Baloch for saying she smelled a revolution during one of the largest political rallies in Balochistan’s history last week. The Baloch long march – which survived the hostilities in Islamabad for over a month and returned to Balochistan like a World Cup-winning team – was a revolution in itself, ...

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په بێگواهاں جُهد ءُ شالءِ جلسه

ریاستءَ هزار زۆر جَت، بلے 27 جنوَریءَ شالءَ هزاراں مردم مُچّ بوت، مُزاهره کنگ بوت. جلسهءَ مردم انچۆ باز اَتنت که کَماشے گُشیت ”من وتی هۆشءَ شالءَ چُشێں مزنێں مُچّی ندیستگ.“ اے جلسهءَ چه کراچی ءُ چه بلۆچستانءِ بازێں دمَگاں بلۆچ اَتکگ ءُ هئوار بوتگ‌اَنت. هالانکه سرکارءَ، په بلۆچ یکجهتی کمیٹیءِ اے مُزاهرهءِ دێمءِ دارَگا، ...

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Death squads of Balochistan

Death squads are groups of local men, mostly thieves and drug peddlers, whom Pakistan’s intelligence agencies use to counter the resistance in Balochistan. Most areas in the province have such groups, that sell drugs, loot, abduct and kill without fear of consequences as a reward for their services of organising celebratory car rallies on occasions ...

Farhad Baloch

The Palestine in your own backyard

The Pakistan army’s atrocities in Balochistan are as condemnable as Israel’s actions in Palestine. If you express solidarity with one oppressed group and remain silent about the other, you are a hypocrite. The fervor displayed by Pakistani media, political figures, social activists, and celebrities in expressing support for Palestinians since October 7 has been evident. ...

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Scars on our collective memory

In recent weeks, we have seen horrific scenes of pain, hopelessness and death on our social media timelines. We witnessed people collecting body parts of young men who had been bombed to pieces, and we saw images of grieving mothers, hands reaching towards the skies, mourning next to the coffins of their sons. Many Pakistanis might assume ...

Farhad Baloch

Patriarchy in the Baloch liberation movement

The Baloch liberation movement, a complex and enduring struggle for autonomy and justice, has long been revered for its resilience and commitment. However, beneath its noble objectives lies a disturbing truth: the prevalence of a deeply entrenched patriarchal structure and mentality within its core organizations. One cannot help but notice that the parties advocating for ...

Taj Baloch

بێگواه کتگێں مردمانی رۆچ

مرچی زۆر بێگواه کُتگێں مردمانی جهانی رۆچ اِنت. یو اینءَ اے رۆچ هما مردمانی نامءَ ندْر کته که بێگواه کنگ بوتگ‌اَنت. چه بێگواه کتگێں مردماں بازێنے رندا یله دئیَگ بیت، بازێنے کُشَگ بیت ءُ بازێنے اُمرے تا زندی بێگواه مانیت. مردمے که بێگواه کنگ ءُ ٹارچر کنگ بیت، آ واتَر بکنت هم، نه آئیءِ جند ...

Zamur Baloch

سُمیّه ءُ منی مات

من که اَتکاں، تا لۆگءِ پێژگاهءَ دیوان ءُ مجلس اِنت. مات نِشتگ ءُ گُدءِ دۆچَگا اِنت. من ھال دات که کێچءَ وَتکُش هملهے بوته. ءُ اے هم، که همله جنکّےءَ کته. دُرس هئیران بوتنت. هامۆش. تُکّ ءُ نُکّ. منی چَمّ ماتءَ سَکّ اَتنت.منی مات مێتگےءَ پێدا بوتگ ءُ مێتگءَ رُسته. مردێنءِ بالادستیءِ هر شکلے که ...