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Awakenings
Pashtun Power in Pakistan

A new Pashtun rights movement has rapidly taken off in Pakistan, challenging the army head-on and attracting support far beyond the tribal areas. It could be the generals’ worst nightmare.

Published on: May 18, 2018
Daud Khattak is a senior editor of Radio Mashaal, the Pashto-language service of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL). Before joining Radio Mashaal, Khattak reported for various Pakistani and international publications from Peshawar and Kabul. The views expressed here are his own and do not represent those of RFE/RL. Follow him on Twitter: @daudkhattak1.
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