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United States of America

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Week of 6/11/22

Data cover period 6/11/22 - 6/17/22. For more information on how ACLED collects data and categorises events, see the ACLED Codebook.

Political Violence Events: 4

50% from previous week

Demonstration Events: 366

+38% from previous week

Event Types:

Battles: 1 Events

Explosions/Remote Violence: 0 Events

Violence Against Civilians: 1 Events

Protests: 366 Events

Riots: 2 Events

ACLED’s coverage of the United States began through the US Crisis Monitor, a joint project with the Bridging Divides Initiative at the Princeton School of Public and International Affairs’ Liechtenstein Institute on Self-Determination.

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For data and analysis on the wider region, see our United States and Canada Regional Hub.

Curated Data

The first file contains all political violence events, demonstration events, and strategic developments recorded in the United States from the beginning of ACLED coverage in 2020 to the present. The second file contains all demonstration events involving armed groups or individuals recorded in the United States from the beginning of ACLED coverage in 2020 to the present.

For an explanation of how ACLED codes and categorizes data, see the ACLED Codebook. For more information, see our Resource Library. Guides specific to the United States and Canada include:

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