In the early 1980s, he was involved in operations against Baluchi insurgents in southeast Iran.
The group puts out most of its statements—on its Twitter feed, or its numerous websites—in Arabic, as opposed to Baluchi or Farsi.
The Baluch in Iran do not speak Farsi but Baluchi, just like the Baluch in Pakistan, and in Iran they are a Sunni minority.
According to Hersh, these covert activities included support for Baluchi groups such as Jundullah.
The Baluchi garrison refused all terms, and fired on the boats of the squadron, which were engaged in landing troops.
Talar 301 in Baluchi bears the signification of a rocky band of cliffs or hills.
Slavery, polygamy, and concubinage exist throughout the Kelat state and Baluchi area.
Tomundar, to-mun′-dar, n. the head chief of a Baluchi tribe.