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Conflict Incident Report

ISF arrested Ethiopian worker suspected of murder

Date of incident: 
May 30, 2017
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Internal Security Forces (ISF)

An Ethiopian national, Tigest Cheli Balego, suspected of murdering her employer, Selmane Khiami (Lebanese, 1931), in Jibal al-Botm of Tyre, was arrested.
"After the publication of a search notice on 29/05/2017 and the circulation of the photograph of the Ethiopian domestic worker, Tigest Cheli Balego, (born in 1991), the ISF were able to stop the suspect at 10:30 pm in an olive garden in the outskirts of the village of Seddikine in South Lebanon," the statement said. 

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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.