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Conflict Incident Report

EDL workers observe sit-in in Riad el Solh

Date of incident: 
January 18, 2018
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 
Actors/Parties Involved: 
EDL workers

The daily workers at Lebanon's electricity company (EDL) observed a sit-in in Riyadh Solh Square, and blocked the road for some time, National News Agency correspondent reported.

Primary category: 
Collective Action [inc. protests, solidarity movements...]
Classification of conflict (primary): 
Conflicts of socio-economic development
Conflicts associated with lack of, or gaps in economic development, opportunities and access to resources.
Classification of conflict(secondary):
Policy conflicts
Conflicts associated with political decisions, government or state policies regarding matters of public concern, such as debates concerning law reforms, electoral laws, and protests of the government’s political decisions, among others.