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Shia families wont budge until their missing persons are recovered

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“I do not know what state he is in,” a mother states. “I am not asking them to release my son. I jus want to know what crime he has committed. The courts are there to award punishments; at least bring him to court.”
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Rights Watch | 9th January 2021

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Commuters in Karachi on Friday clashed with rally-goers protesting against target killing of Hazara Shia coal miners in Balochistan last week. For more news on the human rights situation in Pakistan, check out Rights Watch.
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Rights Watch | 7th January 2021

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Shia organizations in Sindh stage protests in various towns and cities across the province against the Hazara Shia coal miners massacre in Macch. Keep reading for more news on the rights situation in Pakistan.
UN leaders condemn killing of Hazara coal miners

UN leaders condemn terrorist attack on Hazaras

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United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres and President of the United Nations General Assembly Volkan Bozkir condemned the killing of Hazara Shia coal miners in Machh, Balochistan. Meanwhile Prime Minister Imran Khan took to Twitter to assure mourners who have been staging a protest since the past three days that he will visit them soon.
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Rights Watch | 6th January 2021

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Mourners enter third day of protest against killing of 11 Hazara Shia Muslim coal miners in Mach, demand presence of the Prime Minister, immediate arrest and trial of murderers, and removal of Balochistan government. For more, keep reading.

Persecution of Shias: Stroke sectarian tensions in the country

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September 10th, 2020; By Ahmad Saeed; LAHORE; Following the Ashura, a systematic hate campaign has been initiated against members of the Shia community with more than 40 blasphemy cases registered so far, with several dozen Shia Scholars already behind bars, fanning the flames of sectarianism.

PEMRA suspends licence of 24 News…again

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September 1st, 2020                                        By Staff Reporter  LAHORE The...
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Pervaiz Elahi assures further consultation on Tahaffuz-e-Bunyad-e-Islam Bill

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Jul 27, 2020: Following objections by Shia clerics and civil society, the Speaker of Punjab Assembly Chaudhry Pervez Elahi assured to stop the implementation of the Protection of Islam Bill that the assembly had earlier passed ...
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Rights Watch | 29th June 2020

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Two Killed for Honour: A woman and her alleged lover were shot dead by her uncle, Muhammad Ali, in Khwazakhela tehsil of district Swat in what police are investigating as an honour killing. The bodies of the two victims have been ...
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Sectarian Argument Breaks Out On BOL TV Program

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BOL TV became mired in controversy, accused of promoting sectarianism and hatred against the Shiia minority community when a clip from the channel’s daily Ramzan transmission went viral. In the May 19 broadcast of ...