Haiti (2004 – 2008)

Ploughshares Americas, Archived Conflicts, Armed Conflicts

Archived conflict (updated: January 2009) Because there have been few reported conflict deaths over the past two years (fewer than 25 per year), this armed conflict is now deemed to have ended. Summary Type of Conflict Parties to the Conflict Status of the Fighting Number of Deaths Political Developments Background Arms Sources Economic Factors     Summary 2008 Throughout 2008, …

Israel-Lebanon (Hezbollah) (2006 – 2007)

Ploughshares Archived Conflicts, Armed Conflicts, Asia

Archived conflict (updated: February 2007) This conflict has been removed from the report since, while political instabilities within Lebanon continue to grow, the conflict between Lebanon and Israel has all but dissipated. There were no deaths as a result of this conflict in 2007, and rebuilding efforts began throughout Lebanon with funds from Israel, Qatar, Iran, Hezbollah, and the Lebanese …

Indonesia – Aceh (1998 – 2006)

Ploughshares Archived Conflicts, Armed Conflicts, Asia

Archived conflict (updated: January 2007) In 2006, implementation of the 2005 Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) continued successfully, resulting in the passing of a bill granting Aceh province considerable autonomy. Elections in December were well attended resulting in a 38 per cent victory by former rebel leader Irwandi Yusuf. Violent clashes between the government and GAM rebels were minimal and this armed conflict …

Angola-Cabinda (1994 – 2006)

Ploughshares Africa, Archived Conflicts, Armed Conflicts

Archived conflict (updated: January 2007) The Angolan government signed the Memorandum of Understanding in July 2006, a peace agreement with one faction of the rebel group FLEC (Front for the Liberation of the Cabinda Enclave). Because of this, and few reported conflict related deaths over the past two years (less than 25 per year), this armed conflict is now deemed …

Indonesia – Molucca (Maluku) Islands (1999 – 2006)

Ploughshares Archived Conflicts, Armed Conflicts, Asia

Archived conflict (updated: January 2007) There were no reports of conflict-related casualties during 2006. This, combined with relative stability and low casualty figures in 2005 (fewer than 25) means that this armed conflict is now considered to have ended. Summary Type of Conflict Parties to the Conflict Status of the Fighting Number of Deaths Political Developments Background Arms Sources Economic …

Serbia and Montenegro (ex-Yugoslavia) – Kosovo (1998 – 2006)

Ploughshares Archived Conflicts, Armed Conflicts, Europe

Archived conflict (updated: January 2007) As the death toll remained minimal for the second year in a row, this conflict is deemed to have ended. Summary Type of Conflict Parties to the Conflict Status of the Fighting Number of Deaths Political Developments Background Arms Sources     Summary: 2006 Decentralization talks began in January and continued throughout the year, though …

India – Gujarat (2002 – 2005)

Ploughshares Archived Conflicts, Armed Conflicts, Asia

Archived conflict (updated: January 2006) There were no reports of inter-communal clashes in Gujarat in 2005 and it is likely fewer than 25 people were killed for a second consecutive year. A government investigation into the 2002 train fire that began the current phase of the conflict was not completed. The ruling BJP state government continued to face charges of …

Senegal (1982 – 2005)

Ploughshares Africa, Archived Conflicts, Armed Conflicts

Archived conflict (updated: December 2005) A peace deal between the government and MFDC rebels was signed at the end of December 2004. The peace process continued as the second round of negotiations, the Foundiouque II talks, began in December 2005. There were no reports of fighting by MFDC factions opposed to the 2004 peace deal. Summary Type of Conflict Parties …

Indonesia – West Papua (Irian Jaya) (1969 – 2004)

Ploughshares Archived Conflicts, Armed Conflicts, Asia

Archived conflict (updated: January 2005) Minor clashes between rival groups and sporadic low-intensity fighting between government forces and rebels continued in 2004 but fewer than 50 deaths can be attributed to the conflict since 2002. Plans to divide the province and Indonesian reluctance to enforce special autonomy for the Papua regions prolonged political tensions, however. Summary Type of Conflict Parties …

Indonesia – Sulawesi (1998 – 2004)

Ploughshares Archived Conflicts, Armed Conflicts, Asia

Archived conflict (updated: January 2005) Because there have been few reported conflict deaths over the past two years (fewer than 25 per year), this armed conflict is now deemed to have ended. Summary Type of Conflict Parties to the Conflict Status of the Fighting Number of Deaths Political Developments Background Arms Sources Economic Factors Summary: 2004 Conflict violence abated dramatically …