PML-N had long prescribed to unwritten agreements with the ASWJ
, an alliance that might have favored the flailing party previously in the short term, but now stands to be another thorn its side.
However, the JUI-F's recent move to revive the Muttahida Majlis-i-Amal (MMA) with Allama Sajid Naqvi leader of the banned group, Tehreek-i-Jafria Pakistan, has discounted the possibility of an alliance between ASWJ
and the JUI-F.
In the last elections, the ASWJ
almost defeated the MQM at PS-128 provincial assembly seat.
The spokesman for ASWJ
, Qasim Farooqi confirmed the incident and said the provincial chief was on his way to a meeting when the attack took place.
Asad Kharal, "General elections: ASWJ
chief files nomination papers for NA-89," The Express Tribune, March 31, 2013, http://tribune.
On September 6, 2011, the TFG and representatives from Puntland, Galmudug, and the ASWJ
signed the "Roadmap to End the Transition" toward political reform in anticipation of the end of the TFG's extended mandate in 2012.
Ethiopia, in its own paranoiac and often self-defeating reaction, used an ASWJ
General to sabotage the effort.
had no cabinet members in the government of the departed prime minister despite being promised five when they joined earlier this year.
The Chief Secretary Government of Balochistan has clearly stated that ASWJ
holds public meetings.
Personnel of Pakistan Rangers (Sindh) and police conducted a search operation at the ASWJ
headquarter near Nagan Chowrangi and detained ASWJ
Karachi secretary general Allama Taj Mohammed Hanafi, said an ASWJ
spokesperson on Sunday.
is considered the political face of extremist group Lashkar-e-Jhangvi (LeJ), which has been blamed for numerous attacks.
Numerically, the far right, represented by groupings like the ASWJ
(Lashkar-e-Jhangvi reborn and given electoral respectability) and the Jamt-e-Islami, have not have broken any new ground in the National Assembly, except for Maulana Fazlur Rehman's JUI (F).