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Conflict Incident Report

10 Syrians arrested in Dhour El Abadieh over belonging to terrorist groups

Date of incident: 
December 20, 2014
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State Security
Syrian Civilians/Refugees

State Security apparatus arrested 10 Syrians in Dhour Al-Abadieh Baalechmay region over the crime of belonging to terrorist groups, National News Agency correspondent in Aley reported on Saturday.
The field reporter added that the Syrians were arrested while they were holding a meeting in one of the houses of the region.
Investigations are still ongoing with the detainees to unveil the names of other members in the group and arrest them.

Following investigations with the detainees, State Security released all ten men.

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Power & governance conflicts
Violent or non-violent conflicts associated with antagonisms related to internal political tensions between local and/or national groups and parties. These tensions may be encouraged by internal, regional and international parties. Such conflicts are characterized by their defiance and/or opposition to central State power and governance.