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  1. Pakistani Taliban promotes 'Muhajideen Special Group,' training campRead the original story

    Saturday | The Long War Journal

    The Movement of the Taliban in Pakistan released a lengthy video of fighters from its "Mujahideen Special Group" who are training at a camp in northwestern Pakistan. The Pakistani Taliban, which has advertised the Mujahideen Special Group as its version of special forces, shows the fighters going throw various stages of instruction.

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  2. PM takes notice of death of six children in BaluchistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Nation

    Quetta: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has taken notice of death of 6 children, due to substandard vaccination of measles in Qila Saifullah district of Baluchistan. Two more children died today, due to substandard vaccination of measles in Qila Saifullah district of Baluchistan, bringing the death toll to six in two days.

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  3. Security trench along Pakistan-Afghanistan border nearly completeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | UPI

    Pakistan has almost completed a security trench along a portion of its Afghan border, but critics say that not only will it fail to increase security, it will exacerbate tensions between the two countries. Pakistan's 470-mile trench along part of the Durand Line, dividing the two countries, is nearly complete, said Balochistan Home Minister Sarfaraz Bugti.

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  4. Baloch parties BNM, BRP expose rogue army, Pak media liesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | CNN

    One of the victims was a wheel-chair bound, handicapped man killed in cold blood and the other four were victims of enforced disappearances, pro-independence Baloch sources insisted Monday, Pakistan security services boasted that they killed 13 Baloch Liberation Front militants responsible for killing 20 workers of the army-run Frontier Works Organization in Gogdhan, 15 miles from Turbat, on Saturday. Pakistan media, controlled mostly by "patriotic" pro-army publishers and journalists, reported commander of the Baloch Liberation Front, named Hayat Bewas, was among the 13 victims.

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  5. Hyrbyair says army crushing Baloch for China's gain, while Fair sees Pakistan as 'condom'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | CNN

    As Pakistan military heightened its operations in coastal Mekran division, leader of one of the main Baloch resistance organizations said the aim of Islamabad's scorched earth policies in his native Balochistan was to assist China's expansionist designs. After six centuries, Beijing plans to return to the warm waters of the Arabian Sea.

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  6. ISI said to have kidnapped doctor in BalochistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | CNN

    A medic from the the Coastal Mekran division,which forms the northern lip of the Straits of Hormuz in the Pakistani province of Balochistan was kidnapped Wednesday morning while going to his work. Dr Amir Bakhsh.

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  7. COAS warns foreign powers to keep off BalochistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Nation

    Vowing to support the Balochistan government in eliminating terrorists, Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif on Wednesday sternly warned foreign states and international agencies to refrain from destabilising the province. "We will unearth terrorists, their abettors, sympathisers and financers.

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  8. Don't - meddle' in Balochistan: COAS to foreign spy agencies : April 16, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Daily Times

    He made these remarks during his visit to Quetta where he met Governor Muhammad Khan Achakzai, Chief Minister Dr Abdul Malik and Commander Southern Command. He also visited FC headquarters and reviewed security situation as well as progress of FC operation against terrorists, ISPR Director General Asim Saleem Bajwa tweeted on social media.

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  9. Army chief assures Balochistan govt of full support against terrorism : April 15, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Daily Times

    Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif on Wednesday warned the anti-state elements to prepare themselves for dire consequences and said that those found involved in any sort of activity against national interest will not be spared at any cost, adding that the armed forces responsible for security will go to any length to establish writ of the state. He said this during his visit to the Southern Command Headquarters in Quetta where he was briefed by military officials concerned about the ongoing operations against terrorists in Balochistan.

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  10. Pakistan and Afghanistan Report Progress in Trade TalksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Voice of America

    Pakistan says it will build modern land ports this year at the two main border crossings with Afghanistan to speed movement of goods and people. After extensive talks with Afghan officials in Kabul, visiting Pakistani Commerce Minister Khuram Dastagir Khan said they made good progress on the Afghanistan-Pakistan Trade and Transit Agreement and "the progress is going to accelerate in the months to come."

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  11. Doctor abducted in BaluchistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Nation

    Quetta: Unidentified gunmen abducted on Wednesday the Maternal, Neonatal & Child Health Program program and official coordinator of the Baluchistan Health Department. Dr Amir Baksh was kidnapped from Quetta's Sohrab Road, while he was on his way to the health office from his home on Brawery Road, sources confirmed.

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  12. COAS reaches Quetta on one-day visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Nation

    Rawalpindi: The Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif today has reached Quetta, on a one-day visit. The COAS is scheduled to visit Pakistan Army headquarters in Quetta.

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  13. Haryana's Bhirrana oldest Harappan site: ASIRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | The Times of India

    The ASI report, submitted in December 2014, a copy of which is with TOI, has now also debunked the early research that the Indus Valley civilization's Harappan phase originated in Sind, in present-day Pakistan. CHANDIGARH: Asia's largest and oldest metropolis with gateways, built-up areas, street system and wells was built at the site of Haryana's two villages, including one on the Ghaggar river, according to a new Archaeological Survey of India report.

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  14. Pak troops kill 13 dam attack suspectsRead the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | UAport

    ASSOCIATED PRESS QUETTA: Pakistani troops have killed 13 members of a militant group that claimed responsibility for a weekend attack on a dam project in the southwestern Baluchistan province that left 20 construction workers dead, an army spokesman said today.

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  15. Pakistani troops kill 13 suspects behind deadly dam attack: officialRead the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | Arab Times

    QUETTA, Pakistan, April 13, : Pakistani troops have killed 13 members of a militant group that claimed responsibility for a weekend attack on a dam project in the southwestern Baluchistan province that left 20 construction workers dead, an army spokesman said Monday. The soldiers conducted an operation in the Gobdan area of the Turbat district in the province, about 400 kms south of the provincial capital of Quetta, searching for "terrorists who massacred" the workers, said Abdul Wasay, spokesman for the paramilitary Frontier Corps.

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  16. Forces kill 13 BLF militants behind Turbat massacreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Nation

    In a prompt operation executed with precision in Gogdan area, the Frontier Corps personnel killed at least 13 members of Baloch Liberation Front who shot dead 20 construction workers in Balochistan's Turbat district, officials said Monday. Among those killed in the operation include Baloch Liberation Front's commander Hayat whereas commander Zarif was captured alive.

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  17. PAKISTAN "The Minorities Graveyard". By Cyril KamranRead the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | Pakistan Christian Post

    Pakistan is the sixth most populous country and with an area covering 796,095 km2 , it is the 36th largest country in the world in terms of area. With a population exceeding 180 million people Pakistan is a diverse society with various ethnic and religious minorities.

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  18. Pakistan kills 13 insurgents in restive southwest: officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Peninsula

    Pakistani paramilitary forces have killed at least 13 members of an insurgent group who shot dead 20 construction workers in the restive southwestern province of Baluchistan, officials said Monday. Gunmen killed 20 labourers at point blank range on Friday evening in Baluchistan, after identifying them as migrant workers from elsewhere in the country, an attack claimed by the Baluch Liberation Front separatist group.

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  19. Massive military crackdown launched in Balochistan after 20 killed by militantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | CNN

    Pakistan security forces have unleashed a massive crackdown all over France-sized southwestern province of Balochistan, bordering Afghanistan and Iran, in retribution for the Saturday killings of 20 laborers in the coastal Mekran divison. "The security forces in league with provincial government are ruthlessly killing innocent civilians in gross violation of the Geneva conventions and fundamental rights of Baloch people," said former Balochistan fisheries minister Kachkol Ali, who is now self-exiled in Oslo, Norway.

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  20. Significance of Balochistan talk in universities : April 13, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Daily Times

    LAHORE: Universities are a place where discussion on important national and international issues is a matter of great significance to impart knowledge among national-builders and 'future of the nation' to equip them best with the knowledge. Universities are also the place from where national policymakers and legislators, administrators take light to resolve key issues of the state.

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