PM Nawaz heckled at US think tank


Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was heckled on by a protester on Friday demanding freedom for Balochistan, Express News reported.

As PM Nawaz began delivering his address at the US Institute of Peace, a protester chanted, “Free Balochistan” and called the premier a “friend of [Osama] bin Laden”.

The man, identified as Ahmar Musti Khan of the Free Balochistan Campaign USA, was also holding a poster that read “Free Balochistan”, according to The Financial Express.

Soon after the incident which forced the premier to briefly pause his speech, security forces accompanied the protester out of the auditorium.