Khair Bakhsh Marri

 

 

 

Age: 86

 

Summary: Pakistani Baloch nationalist leader and militant known as The Tiger of Balochistan who had led the proscribed separatist militant organization Balochistan Liberation Army (BLA) in western Pakistan's mountainous region of Baluchistan for the past four decades before the Pakistan Peoples Party government was already anticipating the fall of former Afghan president Mohammad Najibullah's PDPA government in 1989 and had set up a government of the mujahideen in exile in Peshawar.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from a brain hemorrhage

 

Born: February 28, 1928

 

Died: June 11, 2014

 

Location: Karachi, Pakistan