Cabo Ligado Weekly: 8-14 February 2021

Download Report By the Numbers: Cabo Delgado, October 2017-February 2021 Total number of organized violence events: 798 Total number of reported fatalities from organized violence: 2,614 Total number of reported fatalities from civilian targeting: 1,312 All ACLED data are available for download via the data export tool, and a…

Regional Overview: Africa
6-12 February 2021

Last week in Africa, government and allied forces made territorial gains in the Central African Republic; mass demonstrations turned deadly in the Oromo and Tigray regions of Ethiopia; and violent demonstrations against worsening economic conditions prompted states of emergency across multiple states in Sudan. In the Central African Republic, government and allied forces made gains…

Regional Overview: Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean
6-12 February 2021

Last week in Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean, demonstrations and political violence remained high. In Haiti, demonstrations to demand the end of President Jovenel Moïse’s term continued amid several arrests of political opponents accused of attempting a coup. Police repression of these demonstrations left several journalists injured. In Mexico, violence against political representatives resulted…

Regional Overview: Europe
6-12 February 2021

Last week, demonstrations continued across Europe. In Spain, demonstrations were sparked in autonomous regions against the growing presence of Vox, a far-right political party, and the arrest of a rapper for speaking against the crown. In Russia, demonstrations in support of the de facto opposition leader continued ahead of larger demonstrations planned for 14 February…

Regional Overview: South Asia
6-12 February 2021

Last week in South Asia, a Baloch separatist group launched multiple attacks against Pakistani forces. Suspected Taliban militants also continued their attacks on state forces in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) province of Pakistan. Naxal-Maoist rebels continued to launch attacks on security forces in India, shifting their activities towards other states besides Chhattisgarh state. Demonstrations against the…