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Baloch Liberation Army (BLA)

The Terrorist group "Baloch Liberation Army (BLA)" is an almost insignificant association in a worldwide comparison. Since 2005 it is active in Pakistan. In the years 2012 to 2016 alone, a total of 79 terrorist acts with 127 killed people were registered.

The most frequently affected targets were Private citizens and Police. The most common forms of terrorism were Bombing and Armed Assault.

Overview: Terrorism

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Comparison by country

Number of attacks since 2005

Only those acts of terrorism were evaluated, in which the terrorist organisation Baloch Liberation Army (BLA) claimed the main responsibility. There may well be further attacks on which Baloch Liberation Army (BLA) has declared itself to be a subordinate group or in which a subordinate role has been identified by the authorities. These cases are not covered here.



Primary attack targets



Type of attacks



Pakistan 2005 to 2016

RegionAttacksKilledInjuredHostages
Balochistan13325438883
Sindh59180
Punjab2100


All information sourced from the "National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism" (START) and its Global Terrorism Database. For the definition of a terrorist act see the introduction of our terrorism pages.