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Conflict Incident Report

10 Syrians arrested in raids in Dekweneh

Date of incident: 
June 30, 2016
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Actors/Parties Involved: 
Internal Security Forces (ISF)
Syrian Civilians/Refugees

NNA - Security forces raided specific locations in Dekwaneh where a number of Syrians reside, and searched the premises for weapons and illegal stuff. At least 10 of those Syrians turned out to be without identification papers, which led to their arrest as per the notice of competent authorities, the NNA correspondent said. 

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Classification of conflict (primary): 
Border conflicts (Syrian border)
Violations, disputes and/or conflicts arising between rival armed groups along the Lebanese/Syrian borders which involve parties or militant groups from the Lebanese and Syrian side in both Lebanon and Syria. These conflicts also encompass transnational groups (such as faith-based regional groups, e.g. ISIS, al-Nusra Front) that cannot be considered as strictly Syrian, Lebanese or of any other national entity.
Classification of conflict(secondary):
Individual acts of violence
Violent incidents which do not have a specific or a known political agenda but are caused by the general proliferation of weapons, of trained and untrained soldiers or militants, by the general inefficiency of the Justice system, and past-traditions and histories of violence within society.