Africa's 20 least peaceful countries by their Global Peace Index 2021 score

According to the Global Peace Index 2021, South Sudan, Somalia, and DR Congo are Africa's least peaceful countries. As the world observes The International Day of Peace 2021, we present the continent's 20 least peaceful countries by their Global Peace Index 2021 score.

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Global Peace Index
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2021
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