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Conflict Incident Report

LAF intelligence arrests arms dealer in Dwer-Nabatiyeh

Date of incident: 
September 30, 2016
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 
Actors/Parties Involved: 
Lebanese Civilians
Lebanese Military Intelligence

On 30 Sep 16, in Dwer-Nabatiyeh, Lebanese Army Forces (LAF) Intelligence arrested a wanted arms dealer. Exchange of fire occurred prior the arrest.

Primary category: 
Arms Storage/Smuggling
Secondary Category: 
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.