Information on whether there are published reports indicating that in June 1994 the Haqiqi faction of the Mohajir Quomi Movement (MQM) began a massive recruitment campaign to persuade members of the MQM Altaf faction to join the Haqiqi faction [PAK24712.E]

Information on the above-mentioned topic could not be found among the sources consulted by the DIRB.

This Response was prepared after researching publicly accessible information currently available to the DIRB within time constraints. This Response is not, and does not purport to be, conclusive as to the merit of any particular claim to refugee status or asylum. Please find below the list of sources consulted in researching this Information Request.

Sources Consulted

Amnesty International country file (Pakistan). 1994.

Amnesty International Report 1995. 1995.

Asiaweek [Hong Kong]. June 1994.

Country Reports on Human Rights Practices 1994. 1995.

Far Eastern Economic Review [Hong Kong]. June 1994.

Human Rights Watch World Report 1995. December 1994.

Keesing's Record of World Events [Cambridge]. 1994.

On-line search of news articles.