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Conflict Incident Report

Locals protest in Tareeq Jdeedeh against paralysis of one citizen

Date of incident: 
November 11, 2014
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 

Around 200 persons gathered at Dana Roundabout in Tareeq Jdeedeh, in protest against the injury of one person who was paralyzed in a row that occurred two days ago in the neighborhood between people from the families of Farshoukh and Shweih.

The protestors attempted to block said road with burning tires; however, an army unit arrived at said scene and worked on containing said incident.

Primary category: 
Collective Action [inc. protests, solidarity movements...]
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.