According to recent reports, Pakistan Army on Tueasday launched a massive crackdown operation in its illegally occupied region of Balochistan against its local population. The operation was conducted in the Kohistan Marri area where gunships were used on civilians.
So Far, The deaths of two Marri Balochs have been confirmed, while a large number of women and children have also reportedly been abducted.
Pakistan military has started a massive operation in the region of Kohistan Marri where gunships are being used on civil populations.— Sher Mohammad Bugti (@SherM_BRP) February 9, 2021
The deaths of two Marri Balochs have been confirmed, while a large number of women and children have also reportedly been abducted.
Credit- Sher Mohammad Bugti, Central Spokesman of BRP, The Baloch Republican Party
Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) agency has been accused of massive human rights abuses in Balochistan by Human Rights Watch, with the enforced disappearance of hundreds of nationalists and activists. In 2008 alone, an estimated 1102 people were disappeared from the region.
There have also been reports of torture. An increasing number of bodies are being found on roadsides, having been shot in the head. Balochistan has been fighting for its freedom since the creation of Pakistan but so far no major breakthrough has been achieved.