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SUCCESS STORY 120: The Baloch are an ethnic minority facing poverty, violence, and discrimation in Pakistan and Iran. The recent execution of an entire population of Balochi men from a village in Sistan Balochistan, Iran appears in a Huffington Post blog entry by Hamid Yazdan Panah, who is an Iranian activist and an attorney in the US. He wrote Human Rights in Balochistan: A Case Study in Failure and Invisibility to help bring the attention of the human rights community and the international media to the plight of Baloch people.