Islamabad A Baloch nationalist leader based in Switzerland has welcomed a bill moved in the US Congress seeking the right to self-determination for the Baloch people, saying he would support any foreign intervention in the restive Balochistan province of southwest Pakistan.
Brahamdagh Bugti, the chief of the Baloch Republican Party, said the US must intervene in Balochistan and stop the ethnic cleansing of Baloch people .
Addressing reporters at Quetta Press Club over phone on Wednesday, Bugti, the grandson of nationalist leader Akbar Khan Bugti who was killed in a military operation in 2006, contended the resolution moved in the US House of
Representatives by Congressman Dana Rohrabacher was "not against the sovereignty of Pakistan"....more
02:33 PM, Feb 23, 2012