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Conflict Incident Report

Dangerous terrorist arrested in Baalbek

Date of incident: 
October 3, 2015
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ISF(internal security forces)

NNA - A dangerously armed 33-year-old male terrorist, has been arrested in Baalbek, the ISF/General Directorate disclosed in a communiqué today.

Acting upon a security tip and following thorough surveillance, the suspect has been apprehended on charges of terrorism, setting up and belonging to an armed gang and resisting law enforcement personnel by the force of arms, the communiqué added. The terrorist who was handed over to the court of law foe prosecution will have to face up to four charges including his forging of a personal status extract document, the ISF communiqué concluded.

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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.