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The arrest of six Syrians in Arsal on suspicion of having links with armed groups
Arsal Conflict (starting August 2, 2014)
Date of incident:
August 10, 2015
Number of Injured:
Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF)
On 10 Aug 15, Lebanese army intelligence arrested 6 Syrian nationals at a checkpoint in Aarsal, on suspicion of links with armed groups, including military officers whom defected from Syrian regime.
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.