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 and Canada
2-8 April 2022

14 April 2022

Last week, demonstrations slightly increased in Canada and significantly decreased in the United States. Demonstrations in solidarity with Ukraine amid the ongoing Russian invasion decreased considerably in the United States and increased slightly in Canada. Labor demonstrations and demonstrations against anti-LGBT+ legislation continued in the United States last week, but declined compared to the week…

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Regional Overview: East Asia Pacific
2-8 April 2022

14 April 2022

Last week in the East Asia Pacific region, fighting intensified between the Myanmar military and ethnic armed organizations (EAOs) and local defense forces. In the Philippines, four communist New People’s Army (NPA) rebels were killed by the military in Northern Mindanao. In Indonesia, fighting between state forces and the separatist West Papua National Liberation Army…

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Regional Overview: Europe, Caucasus, and Central Asia
2-8 April 2022

14 April 2022

Last week in Europe, Central Asia, and the Caucasus, conflict in Ukraine continued amid the Russian retreat from the northern regions. Demonstrations in solidarity with Ukraine continued across the region. The ruling parties secured the win in the elections in Serbia and Hungary amid accusations of election irregularities. In France, the death of an imprisoned…

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Regional Overview: Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean
2-8 April 2022

13 April 2022

Last week in Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean, political violence remained high while labor groups held demonstrations in Panama, Honduras, and Guatemala. In Mexico, gang violence intensified amid clashes between the Jalisco New Generation Cartel (CJNG) and state forces in Michoacán state, and gang attacks in Colima state. In El Salvador, attacks on civilians…

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Regional Overview: South Asia and Afghanistan
2-8 April 2022

13 April 2022

Last week in South Asia and Afghanistan, the National Resistance Front (NRF) and the Afghanistan Freedom Front (AFF) continued to clash with the Taliban in Afghanistan. The Taliban and unidentified groups continued to target civilians, while reports emerged of a US drone attack targeting a Taliban weapons cache. In Pakistan, Baloch separatists targeted security forces…

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Regional Overview: Africa
2-8 April 2022

13 April 2022

Weekly reports on the latest conflict developments in Mozambique and Ethiopia are made available by the Cabo Ligado and Ethiopia Peace Observatory projects, respectively. Last week in Africa, military forces regained territory from the M23 militia in the Democratic Republic of Congo; the SPLM-IO announced its participation in security mechanisms following a self-imposed suspension in…

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