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Conflict Incident Report

ISF arrests five in 74kg hash bust

Date of incident: 
June 25, 2018
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Internal Security Forces (ISF)

The Internal Security Forces has arrested five suspected drug dealers in a large drug raid in the Chouf town of Jiyyeh, an ISF statement.
The ISF said it seized 74 kilograms of hash and 687 Captagon pills in the raid, which took place Monday.
The suspects, all Syrian, were identified as M.Aa., born in 1996, Aa.Aa., born in 1992, H.Aa., born in 1997, J.Aa., born in 1998 and Aa.Aa., born in 1999.
Investigations are underway under the supervision of the judiciary.

This security incident was mapped according to the closest possible location.
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Secondary Category: 
Illicit Trade/Trafficking/Smuggling
Classification of conflict (primary): 
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.