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Week of 9 Sep 23

Data cover the period of 9 Sep 23 - 15 Sep 23. For more information about how ACLED collects data and categorizes events, see the ACLED Codebook.

Political Violence Events: 12

-58% from previous week

Demonstration Events: 14

-21% from previous week

Event Types:

Battles: 4 Events

Explosions/Remote Violence: 3 Events

Violence Against Civilians: 0 Events

Mob Violence: 5 Events

Protests: 12 Events

Violent Demonstrations: 2 Events

In the wake of a highly competitive general election, Kenya is experiencing increasing levels of low-intensity violence around the country. Find all Kenya data and resources below, including regular monthly updates as part of ACLED’s special Horn of Africa analysis series.

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