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Conflict Incident Report

A day after clashes, LDP members block highway in Aley

Date of incident: 
July 1, 2019
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 
Actors/Parties Involved: 
Lebanese Democratic Party

Members of the Lebanese Democratic Party Monday briefly blocked the Beirut–Damascus highway with burning tires in the Aley area of Baalchmay.

Primary category: 
Collective Action [inc. protests, solidarity movements...]
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.