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Conflict Incident Report

LAF and ISF deployed near Al Hayat Hospital

Date of incident: 
March 28, 2017
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 
Actors/Parties Involved: 
Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF)
Internal Security Forces (ISF)

On 28 Mar 17, in Al Laylaki-Hadath , exchange of fire occurred during a Lebanese Army Forces (LAF) attempt to arrest an important drug dealer from Al Zeaiyter. Another LAF unit aided their fellow forces. Two persons from Al Zeaiyter were arrested, the wanted person was among them who was injured and transferred to Al Hayat hospital where LAF and Internal Security Forces (ISF) deployed heavily in the surroundings of the hospital.

This security incident was mapped according to the closest possible location.
Primary category: 
Military/Security Forces Deployment
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.