2023: Year in Conflict

Elliott Wallace


Experts have voiced concerns over the future of democracy throughout Africa, as 2023 witnessed multiple military coups and the toppling of governments in West and Central Africa. Coups have led to regional governments to be more vigilant in their aftermaths. Several major conflicts have also left thousands dead and millions displaced. Here’s a look at the year of conflict in Africa.


More than a year into Russia’s military operations in Ukraine, the situation has reached a standstill. See how the fighting changed throughout 2023.


Israel battles against Hamas in the Gaza Strip, in one of the worst outbreaks of violence in the region in more than 50 years.  Here’s what the end of 2023 and the conflict that followed looked like in the aftermath.

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