Yousafzai reveals new “Taliban Camps”

Yousafzai reveals new "Taliban CISLAMABAD – Government arranged camps for the families of Swat based Taliban after their removal from the area and no one was allowed to visit such camps”.

 This was revealed by a well known Pakistani Journalist Rahimullah Yousafzai on Thursday.

“such type of camps were constituted in Swat, Hangu and Mattan”, he said and added that more than 7000 family members, most of them are women and children.

 He said that after the removal of militants, some areas was announced as camps for the family members of militants. The civilians were not allowed to meet with the any member of the militants as well as even entered the marked area.

Such kind of camps was basically unannounced jail, so government should take notice and must go forward to solve this problem.

which were detained during operation Rah-e-Rast in Sawat district of Khyber Pukhtunkhawa (KPK).

“I don’t know the current status of the detainees camps”added Yousafzai .

According to different media reports such kind of camps are situated in most of the areas where government have taken over. Most of the families are living in Hangu based camps. Taliban are very much conscious about their families members and wanted them free from such camps.

Government and law enforcement denied after Taliban demand of release of their female and children from the jails. Initially government deniel also created a deadlock among government and Taliban representatives.

Basically such type of camps were introduced by USA in different war zone areas and use these camps as their torture cells.

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Haris Ahmed

Haris Ahmed is a Lahore based Journalist. He worked in different print media organizations. Haris covered crime, environment, health and education related issues for

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