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Conflict Incident Report

Army arrests 3 Syrians in Douris not owning evidential papers

Date of incident: 
April 29, 2015
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Actors/Parties Involved: 
Syrian Civilians/Refugees
Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF)

On 29 Apr 15, the Lebanese Army arrested at a military checkpoint in Douris, the southern entrance to Baalbak, three Syrians not possessing legal evidential papers. And when one of them tried to escape, the army fired in the air and arrested all the three together and transferred them to Baalbak security station.

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Classification of conflict (primary): 
Power & governance conflicts
Violent or non-violent conflicts associated with antagonisms related to internal political tensions between local and/or national groups and parties. These tensions may be encouraged by internal, regional and international parties. Such conflicts are characterized by their defiance and/or opposition to central State power and governance.
Classification of conflict(secondary):
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.