Cabo Ligado Weekly: 1-7 February 2021

Download Report By the Numbers: Cabo Delgado, October 2017-February 20211Figures updated as of 5 February 2021. Total number of organized violence events: 776 Total number of reported fatalities from organized violence: 2,578 Total number of reported fatalities from civilian targeting: 1,305 All ACLED data are available for download via the data export tool, and a…

Understanding Disorder in Central Asia

In this joint report by the Armed Conflict Location & Event Data Project (ACLED) and the Oxus Society for Central Asian Affairs, Dr. Roudabeh Kishi, Asena Karacalti, Edward Lemon, and Bradley Jardine review new data on political violence and protest in Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, and Turkmenistan. Download a PDF The five countries in Central…

The Myth of Stability: Infighting and Repression in Houthi-Controlled Territories

Six years after the coup that ousted President Abdrabbu Mansour Hadi and his government, the Houthi movement, otherwise known as Ansarallah, has strengthened its grip on northern Yemen. It currently rules over approximately 70% of the country’s population, and in 2020 mounted new military offensives in Al Jawf, Marib and Hodeidah. Domestically, the group has…