Opening remarks by Mr. Malaiz Daud (EFSAS Research Fellow) during EFSAS Webinar on rise of PTM
The European Foundation for South Asian Studies (EFSAS) hosted a very vibrant and thought-provoking Webinar titled, ‘The Pakistan Experiment: State Oppression, Terrorism and the Rise of the Pashtun Tahafuz Movement (PTM)’. A panel of human rights activists, academic scholars and researchers in the field of Pakistani politics, ethnic conflict management and Pashtun human rights, discussed the State oppression on behalf of the Pakistani State vis-à-vis the Pashtun ethnic minority. The event was moderated by Mr. Malaiz Daud, EFSAS Research Fellow, Former Chief of Staff of Afghanistan’s President Ashraf Ghani and Research Fellow at the Barcelona Center for International Affairs, and was attended by human rights activists, NGO representatives, scholars and policy advisors.
Mr. Malaiz Daud speaking during the Webinar, ‘The Pakistan Experiment: State Oppression, Terrorism and the Rise of the Pashtun Tahafuz Movement (PTM)’.