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Conflict Incident Report

Christian civilians executed in Jiyeh, Alman, and in at least 13 other villages

Associated Timeline/Case: 
Old Wars, New Wars | January, 1983 to December, 1988
Date of incident: 
April 26, 1985 to May 4, 1985
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 

April 26–May 4, 1985: Christians were killed most notably in Jiyeh (90), Alman (21), and in
at least 13 other villages. The total number of civilian victims was around 217.
Children, the elderly, and women were killed with axes and knives, bodies were mutilated, and more than 100 people were wounded, in addition to an undetermined number of people disappeared.