Balochistan: A powder keg at a geopolitical crossroads
By James M. Dorsey
Balochistan should be oozing with optimism as Chinese and Saudi investment pours into the troubled Pakistani province. It is not. Instead, Balochistan, a key node in China’s Belt and Road initiative that borders Iran, is gripped by anger, fear and uncertainty.
Local residents are hardly awaiting with baited breath Pakistani prime minister Imran Khan’s visit this…