Indonesia – Kalimantan (1996 – 2003)

Ploughshares Archived Conflicts, Armed Conflicts, Asia

Archived conflict (updated: November 2002) In 2003, there were no reports of fatal clashes between the Dayak and Madurese communities for a second consecutive year. Summary Type of Conflict Parties to the Conflict Status of the Fighting Number of Deaths Political Developments Background Arms Sources Economic Factors Summary: 2002 The conflict reached a stand-still as most Madurese fled conflict areas …

Indonesia – East Timor (1975 – 2001)

Ploughshares Archived Conflicts, Armed Conflicts, Asia

Archived conflict (updated: December 2001) There was no reported fighting or conflict-related deaths in 2001. Closely monitored by 8,000 UN Peacekeepers, August elections for East Timor’s first democratically elected assembly were peaceful with a turnout of more than 90 per cent. Initial steps were taken to create East Timor’s national army and talks were held with former militia members to …

Cambodia (1978 – 2000)

Ploughshares Archived Conflicts, Armed Conflicts, Asia

Archived conflict (updated: January 2001) Almost a decade after the 1991 Paris Peace Accords mapped out a peace process for Cambodia, the country has been removed from the list of armed conflicts because both years 2000 and 1999 saw fewer than 25 deaths arising from political conflict. The recent disbandment of the Khmer Rouge and a beginning to demobilization of …

Tajikistan (1992 – 2000)

Ploughshares Archived Conflicts, Armed Conflicts, Asia

Archived conflict (updated: January 2000) The Tajikistan armed conflict ended in 2000 when the 1997 negotiated settlement appeared to take hold amid a second year of few reported conflict deaths. Following presidential and parliamentary elections, the Commission on National Reconciliation and other international peacebuilding instruments began to withdraw. Summary Type of Conflict Parties to the Conflict Status of the Fighting …