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Conflict Incident Report

ISF arrest man accused of rape, murder in Beirut

Date of incident: 
August 6, 2016
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 
Actors/Parties Involved: 
Lebanese Civilians
Internal Security Forces (ISF)

On 06 Aug 16, ISF (Internal Security Forces) reported that they arrested a man wanted over murder, attempted murder, rape, and arms possession in Beirut's Mar Elias neighborhood.


Primary category: 
Secondary Category: 
Arms Storage/Smuggling
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.