Mastung (Pakistan)

Type: City
Name: Mastung (Pakistan)
Country: Pakistan
Latitude: 29.799999
Longitude: 66.849998
population: 29,086
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

A new dimension in acid attacks

Immediate and tough action neededDozens of people, mostly women, but also men and children are disfigured in acid attacks every year in Pakistan. The highest rate of the crime in 2013 was in Punjab where 56 per cent of the nationwide attacks were recorded. ... [Published Pakistan Today - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

The Face of Injustice: UNPO Condemns Recent Acid Attacks in Balochistan

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) strongly condemns the heinous acid attacks that have targeted four women, in the Kili Kamalo area on the outskirts of Quetta and in the Mastung district on Monday, 21st of July 2014.Amongst the ... [Published United Nations and Peoples Organisation - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Acid thrown on two women in Balochistan on second day

23 July, 2014QUETTA: Two young sisters were doused with acid on Tuesday in Mastung District alarming the masses who see the acid attacks as an organised attempt to scare women indoors in Balochistan.The victims were two adolescent sisters of 13 and 14 ... [Published PakTribune.com - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 4 reports

NATIONAL - Two girls injured in Mastung acid attack

MASTUNG - Two masked assailants on a motorcycle threw acid on two girls aged 14 and 15 at a shopping mall in the town of Mastung, a day after three others were wounded in Quetta in a similar incident, raising concerns that this could be the act of religious ... [Published The Nation Pakistan - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

4 killed as truck overturns

QUETTA: Four persons including three girls were killed when a truck loaded with rice overturned in deep ravine near Dhadar. According to details a truck No Tk-190 loaded with truck was heading to Splenji (Mastung). Family of truck owner Nabi Bakhsh was ... [Published Pakistan Press International - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

Pakistan: Four children killed as truck plunges into ravine in Balochistan

QUETTA, (Dawn): At least four children were killed when a truck travelling from Dera Murad Jamali to Mastung fell into a ravine near Dhadar, DawnNews reported.According to Levies personnel, the truck laden with rice was on its way to Mastung when it lost ... [Published Muslim News - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 05 2014 - Updated Jul 05 2014 - 1 reports

HRW for serious action against lashkar-e-jhangvi in Pakistan

The 62-page report, “‘We are the Walking Dead’: Killings of Shia Hazaras in Balochistan, Pakistan,”documents Sunni militant group attacks on the mostly Shia Hazara community in Balochistan. Since 2008, several hundreds of Hazara have been killed in steadily ... [Published Islam Times - Jul 05 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 1 reports

Pakistan: "We are the Walking Dead" - Killings of Shia Hazara in Balochistan, Pakistan

Source: Human Rights WatchCountry: Pakistan Pakistan: Rampant Killings of Shia by Extremists Disarm, Prosecute Militants, Protect Hazara Community (London) – Pakistan’s government should take all necessary measures to stop Sunni extremist groups ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jun 30 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 1 reports

Death aniversary of Hazrat Khadija (RA) on July 8

The meeting of the Central Executive Committee of MIHC was held under the chairmanship of Dr. Ghazanfer Mehdi, Chairman, Markazi Imam Hussain Council. Markazi Imam Hussain Council will arrange 37th annual Umul Momineen Hazrat Khadija Tul Kubra conference ... [Published Frontier Post - Jun 30 2014]
First reported May 18 2014 - Updated May 18 2014 - 1 reports

Extreme Weather - Asia - Pakistan

EDIS Number: ST-20140518-43786-PAK Date / time: 18/05/2014 04:34:27 [UTC] Event: Extreme Weather Area: Asia Country: Pakistan State/County: State of Balochistan Location: [Sariab, Qambrani Road, Hazarganji and Kechi Baig areas] Number of Deads: ... [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - May 18 2014]
First reported Apr 30 2014 - Updated Apr 30 2014 - 1 reports

5 security personnel killed in Pakistan shootout

Home World NewsBy Aamir Latif, Tuesday, April 29, 2014 Clash between security personnel and bank-robbers kills 7ISLAMABAD – A clash between security forces and bank robbers in Pakistan's southwestern Baluchistan province killed seven people, including ... [Published Turkish Press - Apr 30 2014]
First reported Feb 01 2014 - Updated Feb 01 2014 - 1 reports

Januari månads muslimska mord

Listning av januari månads mord och terrorattacker utförda av representanter från den ”fredliga och humana” religionen! List of Islamic Terror Attacks For the Past 30 Days DateCountryCityKilledInjuredDescription2014.01.30ThailandPattani20Muslim ... [Published Petterssons gör skillnad - Feb 01 2014]
Entities: Iraq, Pakistan, Sunni Islam

Quotes

"We are still investigating into the motive behind these attacks. But two similar incidents in two days time means the attacks are random aimed at sending across a message" he said
Nazir Ahmed Langov, Officer in charge of the investigation said: "The victims received minor burn injuries. The attack (was) meant to terrorise the girls. It is the first ever incident in Mastung district"
...squirted acid on two girls, aged 14 and 15 in the town of Mastung, some 40 kilometres east of Quetta, the provincial capital of Baluchistan. "One girl's face was wounded and the other's neck got acid burns" local police official Wazir Lango told AFP...
". It was further told that likewise conference will be held at London, Tehran, Doshambe, New York, Dubai, Dhaka, Baghdad and major cities in Pakistan in Karachi, Lahore, Peshawar, Karachi Multan, Faisalabad, Hyderabad, Jhang, Khairpur Mirs, Mastung, Gilgit, Skardu and Gawadar. Dr. Mehdi appealed to Prime Minister, Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif to direct all agencies of Provincial and Federal Governments particularly Information and Broadcasting, Cultural Heritage, Education, Religious Affairs, and Inter Provincial coordination to chalk out special programs to highlight the life, achievements and scarifies of Umul Momineen Hazrat Khadija Tul Kubra."

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A new dimension in acid attacks [Published Pakistan Today - Jul 26 2014]
The Face of Injustice: UNPO Condemns Recent Aci... [Published United Nations and Peoples Organisation - Jul 24 2014]
Acid thrown on two women in Balochistan on seco... [Published PakTribune.com - Jul 23 2014]
NATIONAL - Two girls injured in Mastung acid at... [Published The Nation Pakistan - Jul 23 2014]
Two women injured in acid attack in Pakistan [Published Business Standard India - Jul 23 2014]
Pakistan: Teenage Sisters Attacked with Acid [Published International Business Times UK - Jul 22 2014]
Five girls wounded in acid attacks in Pakistan [Published Asiaone - Jul 22 2014]
4 killed as truck overturns [Published Pakistan Press International - Jul 08 2014]
Pakistan: Four children killed as truck plunges... [Published Muslim News - Jul 07 2014]
HRW for serious action against lashkar-e-jhangv... [Published Islam Times - Jul 05 2014]
Pakistan: "We are the Walking Dead" - Killings ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jun 30 2014]
Death aniversary of Hazrat Khadija (RA) on July 8 [Published Frontier Post - Jun 30 2014]
Extreme Weather - Asia - Pakistan [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - May 18 2014]
5 security personnel killed in Pakistan shootout [Published Turkish Press - Apr 30 2014]
Januari månads muslimska mord [Published Petterssons gör skillnad - Feb 01 2014]
Bomb kills 18 on bus carrying Shiites in Pakistan [Published Beaver County Times - Jan 21 2014]
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Twenty-six Shia pilgrims shot dead in Mastung s... [Published Topnews.in - Sep 21 2011]
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Pakistan: "We are the Walking Dead" - Killings ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jun 30 2014]
Source: Human Rights WatchCountry: Pakistan Pakistan: Rampant Killings of Shia by Extremists Disarm, Prosecute Militants, Protect Hazara Community (London) – Pakistan’s government should take all necessary measures to stop Sunni extremist groups ...
Extreme Weather - Asia - Pakistan [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - May 18 2014]
EDIS Number: ST-20140518-43786-PAK Date / time: 18/05/2014 04:34:27 [UTC] Event: Extreme Weather Area: Asia Country: Pakistan State/County: State of Balochistan Location: [Sariab, Qambrani Road, Hazarganji and Kechi Baig areas] Number of Deads: ...
Januari månads muslimska mord [Published Petterssons gör skillnad - Feb 01 2014]
Listning av januari månads mord och terrorattacker utförda av representanter från den ”fredliga och humana” religionen! List of Islamic Terror Attacks For the Past 30 Days DateCountryCityKilledInjuredDescription2014.01.30ThailandPattani20Muslim ...
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