• Ukraine: Violence during Kyiv protest highlights persistent nationalist opposition to decentralisation
  • Bangladesh: Opposition leader’s corruption trial likely to see localised protests
  • Myanmar: Approved minimum wage unlikely to lead to unrest
  • Taiwan: Prospects for cross-Strait relations dependent on opposition’s stance as voters’ support grows
  • Sweden: Wider trend lies behind new counter-terrorism strategy, motivates increase in risk rating to LOW
  • Libya: Car bomb outside oil company offices in capital highlights HIGH security, terrorism risks
  • Nigeria: National terrorism risk ratings to remain unchanged despite recent arrests across country
  • Burkina Faso: Exclusion of presidential candidates unlikely to trigger major unrest
  • Côte d'Ivoire: Opposition demands highlight threat of political unrest around 25 October presidential election
  • Jamaica: Rise in murders highlights persistent security deficiencies
  • Palestinian Territories: Israeli PM’s comments, Jenin clashes highlight potential for violence in East Jerusalem, West Bank
  • Brazil: Survey highlights persistent corruption risks in legislative branch
  • Algeria: Spending cuts highlight growing impact of low oil prices, potential for heightened low-level unrest


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