Balochistan

Between the Earthquakes and the War

Nov 2013

PLUS PHOTOS | Balochistan's earthquake victims find themselves suspended in fear.
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God’s Gravediggers: The Politics of Sectarian Killing

Aug 2013

اردو | In a Hazara school, it was possible to divide the students' preoccupations into 4 categories: navigating relationships with parents, career choices, prospects for university and the risk of being shot by a death squad.
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Looking for Uncle Ali

Aug 2013

اردو | PLUS VIDEO | Nasrullah Bungalzai is still looking for his Uncle Ali in a Kafka-esque search for one of thousands of Baloch who have been forcibly disappeared.
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(Mis)Understanding Balochistan

Jun 2013

Analysts betray their bias when they treat attacks by the LeJ and the BLA as the same.
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Why do the Baloch Reject the 2013 Election? | Voices

اردو | Colonial powers such as Pakistan make laws to justify their occupation.
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The Baloch Boycott

Apr 2013

The Baloch sardars are ready for the elections. The Baloch aren't.
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Demand for Army Takeover Ignored Causes of Killings

Feb 2013

Thousands sat in protest against the January 10 blast that murdered 100 Hazaras this weekend. However, the demand for army takeover ignored the institution’s incompetence, or unwillingness, to take on the killers. Hazaras had yet to recover from the pains of the twin blasts on Alamdar Road on January 10, when another bomb destroyed...
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