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22 ( ANI ): The Government of Pakistan needs to remain vigilant about not reposing blind trust in 'friend and partner' China with regard to Beijing's reported attempts to negotiate with Baloch separatists and bring them back into the national mainstream.
At least 70 Baloch separatist militants, including commanders, renounced violence and laid down their arms on Saturday at a ceremony with then Chief Minister Sanaullah Zehri and Commander Southern Command Lt Gen Asim Saleem Bajwa were among the participants.
But the Arab allies, whose military coalition was launched to roll back rebel gains and restore Yemen's "legitimate" government to power in Sanaa, have not intervened to prop up Hadi against his separatist rivals.
Junqueras's Esquerra Republicana (Republican Left) party emerged from the election as the second largest separatist group, a few seats behind former Catalan President Carles Puigdemont's Junts per Catalunya (Together for Catalonia) party.
The simmering conflict in eastern Ukraine between Russia-backed separatists and government troops has killed more than 10,000 since 2014.
Rajoy had ousted his administration and dissolved the Catalan Parliament, using emergency constitutional powers to stop separatist lawmakers who had unilaterally declared independence.
A portion of the hacked emails, which were shared with the BBC, imply that separatists in eastern Ukraine are controlled by Moscow.
On Friday, Maiga had insisted they would stay in the town to prevent the separatists from returning, flouting the demands of an international peace monitoring group.
The documents include specific incidences of what the Ukrainian government says are Russian and separatist artillery and rocket attacks that violate the February Minsk Agreement, which was meant to end hostilities, as well as multiple threats and hindrances to observers from the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE).
Vice President Joe Biden on Tuesday blamed separatist fighters and Russian forces as he condemned the violation of a three-day-old ceasefire in eastern Ukraine and warned of increased "costs" to Russia.
Ukrainian security officials said separatist fighters were launching counter-attacks to break a tightening noose around the rebels who seek to set up pro-Russian 'people's republics' in the east of Ukraine.
The flurry of destruction and the use of the Russian surface-to-air missile fired by pro-Russian separatists reflect escalation of separatist war into a battle for control of the airspace.