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Conflict Incident Report

Clashes between Popular Front General Command and armed group in Kfarzabad

Date of incident: 
August 6, 2014
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 
Actors/Parties Involved: 
Popular Front of the Liberation of Palestine-General Command (PFLP-GC)

Clashes broke out on Wednesday dawn between Popular Front General Command and an unidentified armed group in Kfarzabad plain-Central Bekaa.

Light and medium weapons, as well as rocket-propelled grenades were used in the clashes which lasted till 4;30 a.m.

The Lebanese Army deployed in the region and conducted patrols.

Primary category: 
Clashes/Armed Conflict
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.