Reports & Briefs
'We Are Afraid of the Silence': Protecting Civilians in the Donbass Region
1 December 2016 | Research Report
'We are Afraid of the Silence” is based on field research conducted in Ukraine between June and October 2016. Our research in the area near the contact line examined actions by the various warring parties that impact civilians and how civilians perceive security forces’ efforts at protection. Finally, it recommends ways for the warring parties and the international community to address civilian protection needs.