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Conflict Incident Report

LAF helicopter searched the eastern border for gunmen

Date of incident: 
May 7, 2015
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 
Actors/Parties Involved: 
Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF)
Armed militants

On 07 May 15, the Lebanese Army Helicopter searched the area above Masnaa and Sawiri for armed gunmen infiltrating Lebanon.

Primary category: 
Secondary 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.