1  Americas

Regional Analysis

Conflict Reports

Mexico

Colombia

Brazil

Conflict Summaries

El Salvador

Honduras

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People forced to abandon their homes in the San Pedro Sula Valley due to floods in the aftermath of Hurricane Eta

Overview

The Americas’ conflict landscape is characterised by grey zones between organised crime and political violence. Multiple criminal groups fight each other and the government, largely driven by competition over lucrative illicit economies, while increasingly challenging the state’s territorial control and monopoly on the use of force. They try, and often succeed, to infiltrate state institutions and influence ...

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