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Monthly Archives: May, 2012

Genocide of Hazara and non-Hazara Shias of Balochistan: A tale of tragedy – by Aziz-ud-Din Ahmad

By: Aziz-ud-Din Ahmad (Adapted and edited from Pakistan Today, 11 May 2012) For Shia Hazaras, this is a third century of persecution. Continuously under attack from Lashkare Jhangvi (LeJ) (aka … Continue reading

May 17, 2012 · 4 Comments

Pakistan in denial over Shia genocide and other forms of sectarian violence? – by Pakistan Today

While banned political groups preach hatred towards religious minorities in Pakistan’s major cities, a conflict along sectarian lines is spreading across the country, even to areas not previously associated with … Continue reading

May 17, 2012 · Leave a comment

Shia genocide in Gilgit Baltistan may hurt Pakistan’s ties with China

Author: Syed Fazl-e-Haider (with adaptation) Last month, Shia genocide in north-east Pakistan (Gilgit Baltistan province) claimed at least 100 lives, most of htem Shia Muslims, and left 50 others injured, … Continue reading

May 17, 2012 · Leave a comment

Sipah-e-Sahaba Mullah Aslam Sheikhupuri killed in Karachi

Karachi‚Äôs sectarian dimension The drive-by shooting of prominent religious (Deobandi) scholar Aslam Sheikhupuri, 54, in Karachi is probably part of a larger plot to add a sectarian hue to the … Continue reading

May 17, 2012 · Leave a comment

Worldwide protests against State-sponsored Shia genocide in Pakistan

May 11, 2012 · 1 Comment