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Conflict Incident Report

Jad Sawaya survives gunshot in Jezzine

Date of incident: 
June 7, 2016
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Lebanese Civilians

Anonymous pulled the trigger at the convoy of businessman Jad Sawaya, as passing by on the road between Jezzine and Kfarhouna in the south, National News Agency correspondent reported on Tuesday.

The bullets hit Sawaya's vehicle.

Security forces delved into investigations.

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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.