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Conflict Incident Report

Crime in Beit Chaar kills retired judge, citizen

Date of incident: 
August 11, 2016
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Lebanese Civilians

NA - NNA field reporter on Thursday said that a crime took place in Beit Al Chaar in North Metn whereupon a retired officer from Barakat family and another citizen got killed. 

The judge immediately died, yet the citizen was taken to hospital before passing away. 

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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.