It was 1971 and Pakistani President General Yahya Khan was addressing the nation that, "all is okay and
It was 2006 and again another President of Pakistan, General Musharraf went on air saying about the people of the most deprived
Earlier this month, on 4th April, the news of killing of three Baloch nationalist leaders – Ghulam Muhammad Baloch, President BNM (Baloch National Movement), Lala Muneer Baloch, and Sheer Muhammad Baloch, when broke out took the province by storm and what ever was hidden in last 38 years, came out in the form of worse protests. Even the mildest politicians of
It is unfortunate to know that, during the abduction of John Solecki, UNHCR head in Baluchistan, from
Be it National Finance Commission (NFC) award irregularities or denial of Sui fields royalty payments, blocked since last 6 years, or mismanagement of funds given to Baluchistan or avoiding Baloch youngsters in giving employment in Gawadar or new projects, all such have brought the largest province of Pakistan at brink and turmoil. Imagine, residents of Sui are denied the Sui gas which is extracted from their own fields, would result what – anger against federation or love for the rest of the country?
To bring back
General Keyani has rightly said, "No war could be won without the support of native residents," probably would be guiding limelight for rest of the security apparatus in all provinces!