Tuesday 2 May 2017
May 02, 2017
Reform Of Colonial-Era Laws Aims To Bring Pakistan's 'Black Hole' Into The Light
To enter Pakistan's tribal areas along the Afghan border is like entering a legal "black hole" where residents have little political representation or constitutional protection owing to colonial-era laws. But a new plan aims both to bring modern justice to the restive region and to dissuade residents from joining with militants.