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Conflict Incident Report

Gunmen open fire on car injuring person

Date of incident: 
September 8, 2015
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 
1 person

An individual was injured when gunmen opened fire overnight on a car transporting three people, including a General Security officer, on the main road of Baalbek while they were heading to Ras Baalbek, NNA field reporter said.
The wounded person was taken to the hospital in the region for treatment.

Primary category: 
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.