Violence Against Civilians by State Forces in Mainland China: 2018-2020

More than 900 violence against civilians events perpetrated by state forces have been recorded across mainland China since 2018. In this infographic, Research Analyst Josh Satre reviews key trends from ACLED’s expanded East Asia dataset. For more, see our updated East Asia Resources page featuring new analysis and an interactive dashboard. © 2020 Armed Conflict…

Research Hub: East Asia

ACLED’s East Asia coverage now extends from 2018 to the present, bringing the full dataset for China, Taiwan, Japan, Mongolia, South Korea, and North Korea to more than 29,000 total events. Access the latest data through our Data Export Tool and Curated Data Files, updated weekly.  Find new analysis and methodology resources below, as well…

Cabo Ligado Weekly: 23-29 November 2020

Download Report By the Numbers: Cabo Delgado, October 2017-November 2020 Total number of organized violence events: 702 Total number of reported fatalities from organized violence: 2,370 Total number of reported fatalities from civilian targeting: 1,223 All ACLED data are available for download via the data export tool, and a…

The Facilities Protection Force

Little-Known Military Brigades and Armed Groups in Yemen: A Series This series maps the activity of little-known military brigades and armed groups proliferating throughout the conflict in Yemen. Mapping these actors has become relevant for understanding future trajectories of violence in Yemen as some of them have developed significant combat capabilities with shifting allegiances. While…

Cabo Ligado Weekly: 16-22 November 2020

Download Report By the Numbers: Cabo Delgado, October 2017-November 2020 Total number of organized violence events: 698 Total number of reported fatalities from organized violence: 2,367 Total number of reported fatalities from civilian targeting: 1,220 All ACLED data are available for download via the data export tool, and a…

Breaking the Pattern: The Relative Success of the Latest Ceasefire Agreement in Ukraine

A recent ceasefire agreement in Donbas has resulted in a significant decrease in fighting between Ukrainian government forces and Russian-led separatists and has raised hopes for the future of Ukrainian-Russian peace talks. On 22 July 2020, the Trilateral Contact Group on Ukraine (TCG) — a platform where representatives from Ukraine, Russia, and the Organization for…