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Contents

SIPRI Yearbook 2020

SIPRI Yearbook 2020

I. Tracking armed conflicts and peace processes

Chapter:
2. Global developments in armed conflict, peace processes and peace operations
Source:
SIPRI Yearbook 2020
Author(s):
Ian Davis, Jaïr van der Lijn

In 2019, active armed conflicts occurred in at least 32 states: 2 in the Americas, 7 in Asia and Oceania, 1 in Europe, 7 in the Middle East and North Africa, and 15 in sub-Saharan Africa (see chapters 3–7, respectively).1 As in preceding years most took place within a single country (intrastate), between government forces and one or more armed non-state groups. Only one was fought between states (the border clashes between India and Pakistan), and two were fought between state forces and armed groups that aspired to statehood, with the fighting sometimes spilling outside the recognized state’s borders.

Citation (MLA):
Davis, Ian, and Jaïr van der Lijn. "2. Global developments in armed conflict, peace processes and peace operations." SIPRI Yearbook. SIPRI. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 2016. Web. 28 Nov. 2020. <https://www.sipriyearbook.org/view/9780198869207/sipri-9780198869207-chapter-002-div1-011.xml>.
Citation (APA):
Davis, I., & Lijn, J. (2016). 2. Global developments in armed conflict, peace processes and peace operations. In SIPRI, SIPRI Yearbook 2020: Armaments, Disarmament and International Security. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Retrieved 28 Nov. 2020, from https://www.sipriyearbook.org/view/9780198869207/sipri-9780198869207-chapter-002-div1-011.xml
Citation (Chicago):
Davis, Ian, and Jaïr van der Lijn. "2. Global developments in armed conflict, peace processes and peace operations." In SIPRI Yearbook 2020: Armaments, Disarmament and International Security, SIPRI. (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016). Retrieved 28 Nov. 2020, from https://www.sipriyearbook.org/view/9780198869207/sipri-9780198869207-chapter-002-div1-011.xml
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