بلوچستان BALŪČISTĀN
English: Baluchistan.
Status: Not democratic.
Structure: Decentralized insurgency.
Assessment: Controlled by various factions in various degrees of opposition to rule by پاکستان Pākistān and ايران Ɔīrān , fighting for minority rights and a greater share of natural-resource wealth. Prominent leader اکبر خان بگتی Ɔakbar Xān Bugtī was killed in 2006; he had served as both governor (1973-4) and chief minister (1989-90) of the province in پاکستان Pākistān . Radical leader عبدالمالک ریگی Cabd-ɔul-Mālik Rīgī was captured and executed by ايران Ɔīrān in 2010.
Updated: 2015 March 17.
 

O.T. FORD