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Conflict Incident Report

Forced displacement of 1000 people from Jiyeh to Jounieh and Beirut

Associated Timeline/Case: 
Old Wars, New Wars | January, 1983 to December, 1988
Date of incident: 
April 24, 1985
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 

April 24, 1985: Around 1,000 civilians from Jiyeh escaped by boat during the night; one took 500 people to the port of Jounieh, and the other 500 people to the port of Beirut.