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Conflict Incident Report

2 Karnabi family members kidnapped in Labweh

Date of incident: 
March 31, 2015
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 
Actors/Parties Involved: 
Lebanese Civilians

On 31 Mar 15, gunmen from Seifeddine family kidnapped in Labweh square in North Bekaa two persons from Karnabi family and made their way away to an unknown destination.

Primary category: 
Hostage Taking Situation [inc. attempt, release]
Classification of conflict (primary): 
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.