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try to stir up public opinion

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When his attention was drawn towards the statement of an Afghan national living in New Delhi regarding Balochistan, the FO spokesperson said Pakistan has given three dossiers to the UN Secretary-General with evidence of India's involvement in Balochistan and Karachi and fomenting terrorism by supporting the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP).
He also expressed the hope that Afghan Government would take up the issue with India to ensure that its national living in India is not used for fomenting terrorism in Pakistan.
If that is not fomenting division I don't know what is.
Deputies of the Iranian Parliament said oppositionist leaders must hang to death for fomenting anti-regime demonstrations in Tehran.
In the middle of the crisis produced by Yemeni opposition parties protesting recent planned constitutional amendments, Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh has defended the amendments and accused the opposition of fomenting chaos, reported the influential Beirut daily AN NAHAR on Tuesday.
Summary: Laayun - Following the intervention by officers of the Royal Gendarmerie and the Auxilary Forces, on Monday morning, to arrest individuals threatening residents of Gdim Izik camp, a group of people, who had escaped the camp, started, with the help of some teenagers, fomenting unrest at the Maatallah neighborhood and Smara Avenue in the city of Laayun, which prompted officers to intervene to stop these acts.
Security experts believe that the ISI is fomenting Islamic militancy in the area to separate the northeastern region from the rest of India.
Chidambaram on Wednesday said the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) was fomenting trouble in the Kashmir Valley where 11 civilians have died in firing by security forces on protesting mobs in the last month.
Sanjar Bakiyev confessed that he was "involved in organising the seizure of government buildings and fomenting inter-ethnic clashes," Melis Turganbayev, the first deputy interior minister of Kyrgyzstan's interim government, said on Friday.
Summary: Kyrgyzstan's interim government has said it has arrested a "well-known person" on suspicion of fomenting the worst ethnic riots in years.
Peric has been critical of many developments at the site of alleged Marian apparitions in his diocese and has accused the Medjugorje visionaries and their supporters of fomenting turmoil, disobedience, and schismatic activities.
Summary: A former vice-president accused of fomenting street riots after Iran's June election was released on bail of about $700,000 on Sunday, the judiciary said, after reports he had been sentenced to six years in jail.
ISLAMABAD, October 26, 2009 (Balochistan Times): Interior Minister Rehman Malik has once again claimed that India is fomenting unrest within Pakistan through steps such as funding Taliban fighters based along the border with Afghanistan.
Officials in earlier years cracked down on private taxis, accusing them of fomenting a black market in fuel.
Karbala, Jun 30, (VOI) a" Six wanted people were arrested on Monday for entering Karbala with fake IDs and papers fomenting crises in the holy Shiite city in their possession, the city's police & operations chief said.