(MENAFN – Tribal News Network) August 09, 2017

BANNU, 09 August: Youth of Waziristan on Wednesday staged a protest demonstration against non-payment of compensation to the victims of the military operations carried out in Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA).
They criticized the federal government and FATA Secretariat for not compensating families of those who were either killed or injured in military operations in tribal areas. They staged protest demonstration outside the Bannu Press Club.
They were opinion that a large number of affected people of Operation Al-Miza, conducted in 2007 and Operation Zarb-e-Azb, carried out in 2014, are yet to be compensated.

Asad Ullah, Spokesperson of Youth of Waziristan, said that affected families have medical reports and documents which shows their authenticity.
Citing reason for being ignored, he alleged that administration had replaced them with their blue eyed people in Shuhada Package.
They have threatened to stage a sit-in outside the parliament if the FATA Secretariat didn’t resolved the issued within 20 days.


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