ACLED’s US Pilot Program

ACLED’s US Pilot Program

Starting this year, the Armed Conflict Location & Event Data Project (ACLED) is launching a new pilot program to expand our coverage of political violence and protest to the United States (US) ahead of the country’s 2020 presidential election. The

IS After ‘Defeat’: Guerilla Tactics in the Desert

IS After ‘Defeat’: Guerilla Tactics in the Desert

A particularly pressing question for policy-makers is the form and intensity of violence to expect from IS now that it lost its control of Raqqa, Deir-ez-Zor and Al-Bukamal. Since the defeat in Al-Bukamal (November 2017), IS has split into various