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Conflict Incident Report

46-year-old found dead in pond near Litani River

Date of incident: 
November 19, 2018
Death toll: 
1 person
Number of Injured: 
Actors/Parties Involved: 
Lebanese Civilians

The body of a 46-year-old man was found in a pond near the Litani River, the state-run National News Agency reported Monday.

The Internal Security Forces reportedly discovered the body of Aa.Sh.Aa., a naturalized Lebanese citizen, in a pond along the banks of the Litani River in the Baalbek village of Hawsh Bay.

Members of the Civil Defense arrived at the scene and recovered the body from the water.

It is not yet clear whether the death was the result of foul play.

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