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Conflict Incident Report

Families of detainees in Syria closed Kharab elHayat road

Associated Timeline/Case: 
Arsal Conflict (starting August 2, 2014)
Date of incident: 
October 9, 2014
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 
Actors/Parties Involved: 
Families of abducted soldiers [Arsal Clashes]

The families of the three detainees Mohammad Hussein Ahmad, the soldier Mohammad Khaled Asaad and Imad Mohammad Asaad from Wadi Khaled region--prisoned in the Syrian prisons-- cut off Kharab elHayat village main road at Wadi Khaled entrance.
The field reporter added that the families reiterated calls to Major General Abbas Ibrahim to follow up on this issue and work to release their sons, pointing that they would escalate moves to meet their demand.

Primary category: 
Collective Action [inc. protests, solidarity movements...]
Classification of conflict (primary): 
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.
Classification of conflict(secondary):
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.