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Conflict Incident Report

Arrest of a palestinian

Date of incident: 
October 1, 2015
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Palestinian Civilians/Refugees
Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF)

A statement announced the arrest of Palestinian national Wissam Mohammad al-Hajj in Haret Hreik, in Beirut's southern suburbs, for allegedly holding an individual in "illegal detention" in 2012, and impersonating a security forces member.

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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.