Balochistan Liberation Army (BLA)
The BLA was reportedly founded in 2000 amid growing alienation from the government in Islamabad and claims of increasing inequality. BLA is believed to have launched its first attack in 2003 or 2004. Attacks in 2003 were attributed to the group, while the BLA did not take responsibility for its first attack until 2004. Initial operations focused on guerilla tactics, often mortar launches against Pakistani military or paramilitary positions or hit-and-run assaults on personnel. These...
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