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: Europe, Caucasus, and Central Asia
30 October-5 November 2021

11 November 2021

Last week, in Europe, Central Asia, and the Caucasus, the ongoing border crisis between Belarus and Poland continued to escalate. In Italy, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro’s attendance at the G20 summit in Rome prompted multiple demonstrations criticizing his presidency. In the United Kingdom, Belgium, and the Netherlands, demonstrations were held calling for greater climate change…

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Regional Overview: Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean
30 October-5 November 2021

11 November 2021

Last week in Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean, violence against civilians increased. In Mexico, gang violence increased following attacks by criminal organizations in Michoacan, Quintana Roo, and Colima states. Meanwhile, National Guard operations to dissolve migrant caravans turned deadly in the southern state of Chiapas. In Haiti, disputes between gangs intensified amid clashes between…

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Regional Overview: United States
30 October-5 November 2021

11 November 2021

Demonstration levels in the United States decreased last week, underpinned by a decline in labor-related demonstrations following a significant spike the week prior. Similarly, demonstration events against sexual violence declined significantly last week after a spike in student-led demonstrations during the previous week. Meanwhile, demonstration events related to the COVID-19 pandemic also declined slightly, though…

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Regional Overview: South America
30 October-5 November 2021

11 November 2021

Last week in South America, demonstrators marched to request an audience with an International Criminal Court (ICC) representative during his visit to Venezuela. In Chile, two Mapuche Indigenous leaders died in a clash with state forces during a demonstration against the ongoing state of emergency in the country’s southern provinces. In Colombia, farmers protested government…

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Regional Overview: Africa
30 October-5 November 2021

11 November 2021

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, two groups of Islamist militants engaged in deadly clashes in Mali; mass demonstrations against the military coup continued for a second week in Sudan; inter-communal clashes erupted…

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Regional Overview: Middle East
30 October-5 November 2021

11 November 2021

Last week in the Middle East, Houthi forces continued their advance in Marib governorate in Yemen, while Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP) claimed several operations in Al Bayda governorate. In southern Yemen, Emirati and Saudi forces withdrew from a number of bases in Shabwah and Al Mahrah governorates. In Iraq, a shelling barrage…

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