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Conflict Incident Report

LAF arrested a man affiliated in Oussam Mansour organization

Associated Timeline/Case: 
Tripoli Clashes (starting June 20, 2014)
Date of incident: 
May 2, 2015
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Actors/Parties Involved: 
Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF)

On 02 May 15, media allegedly reported that the army intelligence was able to arrest an Egyptian national. He is one of the largest wanted who participated in killing one of LAF members, in addition to the participation of the attack on the military in both Bhanine and Tripoli areas. He is also affiliated in the organization belonging to Osama Mansour, who was killed some time ago.

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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.