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Conflict Incident Report

Hand grenade explodes in Ain Hilweh at night, cautious calm prevails

Date of incident: 
December 25, 2016
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Palestinian Civilians/Refugees

An explosion of a hand grenade was heard at midnight in Foukani street of Ain el-Hilweh refugee camp, no casualties reported, NNA field reporter said.
A cautious calm prevailed over Ain el Helweh Camp, the same reporter indicated.

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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.