PAKISTANI GOVERNMENT SHUT 18 FOREIGN-BASED NGOS’ OPERATIONS IN PAKISTAN DOWN




Mustafa AY – TDO – 05.10.2018 On Thursday, Pakistan Interior Ministry released an official decree to shut 18 foreign NGOs’ operations in Pakistan down. ActionAid, which conducts education and human rights programmes as well as providing poor people with food to alleviate the severity of famine, stated that Pakistani government is literally committing an offense by attacking on civil society and human rights organisations. Besides all, ActionAid spokeswoman didn’t tell why Pakistani government made such a decision.