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Conflict Incident Report

LAF intelligence raids home of Syrian in Zgharta

Date of incident: 
January 9, 2016
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 
Actors/Parties Involved: 
Lebanese Military Intelligence
Syrian Civilians/Refugees

A Lebanese Armed Forces' Intelligence unit raided on Friday night the residence of a Syrian national in the town of Majdlaya in Zgharta. They confiscated numerous hand grenades and handed them along with the culprit to specialized authorities.

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Secondary Category: 
Arms Storage/Smuggling
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.