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Pakistan plundering Balochistan, we appeal PM Modi to support freedom struggle: Dr Allah Nazar Baloch of BLF speaks exclusively to OpIndia

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Pakistan plundering Balochistan, we appeal PM Modi to support freedom struggle: Dr Allah Nazar Baloch of BLF speaks exclusively to OpIndiaIn a significant policy shift, in his 2016 Independence Speech from the ramparts of Red Fort, Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke about the Balochistan freedom struggle.NUPUR J SHARMAJULY 22, 2019Dr Allah Nazar Baloch
Away from the glare of the world that often talks tall on Human Rights and the rights of the indigenous people, Balochistan bleeds at the hands of Pakistan. Balochistan Nationalists have demanded complete independence from the Islamic Republic of Pakistan. One such freedom fighter who has been fighting in the trenches for the better part of his life is Dr Allah Nazar Baloch who is the founder and chief of Balochistan Liberation Front.Allah Nazar Baloch was born on 2 October 1968 in Mashkai, Awaran District, Pakistan. He has a premedical degree and now heads BLF, which has been designated a terror organisation by Pakistan. Dr A…

China seeks to promote its view on Xinjiang

TRIVIUM CHINA


On Sunday, the State Council Information Office issued a white paper on historical issues in Xinjiang.Listen up: The white paper points out that China is a unified multi-ethnic country and that all ethnic groups are family members of the Chinese nation.There’s just one problem: Recently, “hostile forces” have tried to split China by deliberately distorting history!The white paper aims to set the record straight:“Xinjiang has long been an inseparable part of Chinese territory.”“It has never been the so-called ‘East Turkistan.’”The paper is at pains to point out that Islam is neither:an indigenous religion to China, northe sole belief system of the Uyghur people.But it also notes that Islam has a place in China:“Islam, which integrates with Chinese culture, has taken root in the fertile soils of China and developed soundly.”And in case you didn’t know:Xinjiang is actually at its best period in history. Get smart: The Chinese government is trying to be proactive in shaping …

China seeks to promote its view on Xinjiang

TRIVIUM CHINA


On Sunday, the State Council Information Office issued a white paper on historical issues in Xinjiang.Listen up: The white paper points out that China is a unified multi-ethnic country and that all ethnic groups are family members of the Chinese nation.There’s just one problem: Recently, “hostile forces” have tried to split China by deliberately distorting history!The white paper aims to set the record straight:“Xinjiang has long been an inseparable part of Chinese territory.”“It has never been the so-called ‘East Turkistan.’”The paper is at pains to point out that Islam is neither:an indigenous religion to China, northe sole belief system of the Uyghur people.But it also notes that Islam has a place in China:“Islam, which integrates with Chinese culture, has taken root in the fertile soils of China and developed soundly.”And in case you didn’t know:Xinjiang is actually at its best period in history. Get smart: The Chinese government is trying to be proactive in shaping …