You are here

Conflict Incident Report

3 people from Arafat family kidnapped in Baalbeck

Date of incident: 
June 25, 2018
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 

أفاد مراسل "​النشرة​" في ​البقاع​ بأنه "أوقفت دورية من مفرزة تحري ​بعلبك​ أوقفت المطلوب ر. ع. ج. المتهم بخطف ثلاثة اشخاص من آل عرفات"، مشيراً الى أنه "اطلق سراحهم بعد ان حصل على فدية مالية".

This security incident was mapped according to the closest possible location.
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.