CDT Spotlight: Egypt

In response to the coronavirus pandemic and the rising threat of the Islamic State, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi has taken further steps to tighten his grip on power. ACLED Research Director Dr. Roudabeh Kishi analyzes the country’s precarious security situation. This infographic is part of our special CDT Spotlight series. © 2020 Armed Conflict…

CDT Spotlight: Attacks on Civilians in Colombia

While levels of violence against civilians have largely remained unchanged since the start of Colombia’s coronavirus lockdown, the perpetrators and locations of the attacks have not. ACLED Research Analyst Adam Miller tracks the evolving trends. This infographic is part of our special CDT Spotlight series. © 2020 Armed Conflict Location & Event Data Project (ACLED).…

CDT Spotlight: Pakistan

As Pakistan eases coronavirus restrictions, political violence and protest activity is returning to pre-pandemic levels. ACLED Research Analyst Melissa Pavlik surveys disorder patterns around the country. This infographic is part of our special CDT Spotlight series. © 2020 Armed Conflict Location & Event Data Project (ACLED). All rights reserved.

CDT Spotlight: Prison Unrest

The COVID-19 pandemic has led to a wave of prison unrest as inmates face new restrictions and heightened risk of infection. ACLED Research Analyst Andrea Carboni maps protest and riots in detention facilities around the world. This infographic is part of our special CDT Spotlight series. © 2020 Armed Conflict Location & Event Data Project…