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Conflict Incident Report

Arrest of individual in Haret Hreik

Date of incident: 
April 22, 2016
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Number of Injured: 
Actors/Parties Involved: 
Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF)
Lebanese Civilians

A military patrol arrested in Haret Hreik, Lebanese Mahmoud Walid Khayyal, wanted for opening fire in Dawhit Aramoun. Falsified documents were found in his possession.

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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.