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Conflict Incident Report

Female domestic worker found murdered in Tripoli

Date of incident: 
April 27, 2015
Death toll: 
1 person
Number of Injured: 
Actors/Parties Involved: 
Migrant Domestic Worker

On 27 Apr 15, a Bengali national domestic worker was found murdered in the bathroom of her employer’s house in the northern city of Tripoli. The forensic doctor rushed to the scene to inspect the body while the security forces opened an investigation to reveal the circumstances of the incident.

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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.