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Conflict Incident Report

LAF implemented exceptional measures in the surroundings of Tebbeneh and Abu Ali River roundabout

Date of incident: 
August 22, 2016
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 
Actors/Parties Involved: 
Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF)

On 22 Aug 16, the Lebanese Army Forces implemented exceptional measures , especially in the vicinity of Al Tebbeneh and Abu Ali River roundabout and some neighborhoods with the setup of checkpoints and vehicle inspections , pointing out that these measures came in anticipation of any security breach, especially that the area witnessed within the past three days stun grenade attacks during the night.


This security incident was mapped according to the closest possible location.
Primary category: 
Military/Security Forces Deployment
Classification of conflict (primary): 
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.
Classification of conflict(secondary):
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.