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Conflict Incident Report

3 persons arrested for shooting in Amar Baykat-Akkar

Date of incident: 
August 17, 2016
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Number of Injured: 
Actors/Parties Involved: 
Internal Security Forces (ISF)
Lebanese Civilians

On 17 Aug 16, in Amar Bayqat-Aakkar, ISF (Internal Security Forces) arrested three (3) persons wanted for firing shots.


Primary category: 
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.