Tuesday 5 December 2023
September 24, 2020
Paramilitary Force Stirs Resentment in Restive Pakistani Province
The Pakistani government views its large paramilitary force as the first line of defense against insurgents and criminals in the vast southwestern province of Balochistan, which reels from violence and crime that officials often link to neighboring Afghanistan and Iran.
July 19, 2020
Baluch Families Seek Answers From Pakistan As More Disappear Amid Insurgency
On July 14, three soldiers were killed and eight wounded in an area known for attacks by Baluch fighters. But beyond giving the grinding casualty toll, the veil of secrecy over the conflict is seldom lifted, and foreign journalists are often discouraged from visiting Balochistan.