A complex network analysis of ethnic conflicts and human rights violations

  title={A complex network analysis of ethnic conflicts and human rights violations},
  author={Kiran Sharma and Gunjan Sehgal and Bindu Gupta and Geetika Sharma and Arnab Chatterjee and Anirban Chakraborti and Gautam M. Shroff},
  journal={Scientific Reports},
News reports in media contain records of a wide range of socio-economic and political events in time. Using a publicly available, large digital database of news records, and aggregating them over time, we study the network of ethnic conflicts and human rights violations. Complex network analyses of the events and the involved actors provide important insights on the engaging actors, groups, establishments and sometimes nations, pointing at their long range effect over space and time. We find… 
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