FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 28, 2018
WASHINGTON, D.C — Balochistan National Congress (BNC), a U.S based Baloch body, strongly condemn Pakistan’s nuclear tests that were conducted on May 28, 1998, in occupied Balochistan.
On May 28, 1998, Pakistan conducted it's five simultaneous underground nuclear test in at Ras Koh Hills in the Chagai District of occupied Balochistan against the Baloch citizen’s will and mandate, a crime against humanity and against all international laws.
Due to the after effects of that nuclear tests, thousand local Baloch population suffered due to diseases, such as blood cancer and birth defects, caused by the spread of radiations in the air and their lives were shattered. The underground water resources were disappeared and thousand Baloch citizens lost their live stocks and livelihood, and were forced to leave their homes and were displaced without any compensation.
“Pakistan should be held accountable for that crime against the Baloch people and those who were effected by the effects of those nuclear tests must be compensated", said Dr. Baloch, the President of BNC.
Balochistan, an independent state was forcefully occupied and annexed into Pakistan by Pakistan’s army on March 28, 1948 and since then the Baloch people are fighting the Pakistan’s illegal and unjust occupation of their homeland to re-gain their lost and stolen freedom form Pakistan.
Pakistan, a terrorist state, created out of India in 1947, is the home of more than 35 terrorist organizations. It is a serious threat to regional peace and stability and world peace.
“It is duty of United States and the civilized world community to peacefully denuclearize and dismantle Pakistan through the UNO so that everyone in the region can live in peace”, said Dr. Baloch.
BNC ask the world community to come forward and help the Baloch people in their fight for freedom and justice against the illegal occupation of their homeland Balochistan and exploitation of their natural resources by Pakistan and Iran.
Balochistan National Congress (BNC) is a U.S based Baloch political body, working for freedom and justice for Baloch people in the Occupied Balochistan through non-violent and peaceful means of struggle and BNC is against terrorism, violence and extremism in its all forms and shapes.