Regional Overviews

Our weekly analysis briefs break down the latest data on political violence and protest trends, highlighting potential early warning signs for closer monitoring.

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Regional Overview: United States
8-14 November 2020

19 November 2020

Last week, the overall number of demonstrations in the United States decreased by more than half compared to the previous week — during the general election — when more than 550 demonstration events were reported. Demonstrations last week were largely motivated by the election results and were held either for or against current President Donald…

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Regional Overview: Southeast Asia
8-14 November 2020

19 November 2020

Last week in Southeast Asia, the number of clashes between the military and ethnic armed organizations (EAOs) remained low in Myanmar as the country held general elections on 8 November. Nonetheless, civilian casualties from explosives continue to be reported in Rakhine state. In the Philippines, fighting between Islamist groups and state forces continued alongside an…

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Regional Overview: South Asia
8-14 November 2020

18 November 2020

Last week in South Asia, cross-border violence between Pakistan and India escalated and led to a large number of military and civilian casualties. India and China formulated a disengagement plan to restore peace along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in eastern Ladakh region. Meanwhile, Indian security forces stepped up operations against Maoist militants along…

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Regional Overview: Europe
8-14 November 2020

18 November 2020

Last week, demonstration activity in Eastern Europe continued at low levels. Demonstrations in Belarus against the regime of Alexander Lukashenko continued, spurred by national outrage over the killing of a man by unofficial forces, thought to be operating in support of the state. Demonstrations across Eastern Europe over government responses to the coronavirus pandemic as…

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Regional Overview: Central Asia and the Caucasus
8-14 November 2020

18 November 2020

Last week in Central Asia and the Caucasus, clashes between Afghan forces and the Taliban led to a high number of fatalities, while the leader of an Al Qaeda-linked extremist group was also killed with an operation. In the Caucasus, following a week of intense fighting along the Armenia-Artsakh-Azerbaijan Lines of Contact, an agreement was…

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Regional Overview: Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean
8-14 November 2020

18 November 2020

Last week in Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean region, the number of violence against civilians remained high. In Mexico, Guatemala, and Cuba, journalists continue to be the victims of targeted attacks. In Mexico, a journalist was killed in the state of Guanajuato, sparking demonstrations across several states. In Guatemala, a journalist was shot and…

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