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Conflict Incident Report

Mt. Lebanon town denounces nearby dump

Date of incident: 
October 13, 2016
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 
Actors/Parties Involved: 
Lebanese Civilians

On 13 Oct 16, the residents of a Dawhat El Hoss - Beirut protested the establishment of a random dump created near their homes and schools which has caused foul odors and poses public health risks. Residents say the garbage has been dumped by the Naameh municipality.

This security incident was mapped according to the closest possible location.
Primary category: 
Collective Action [inc. protests, solidarity movements...]
Classification of conflict (primary): 
Policy conflicts
Conflicts associated with political decisions, government or state policies regarding matters of public concern, such as debates concerning law reforms, electoral laws, and protests of the government’s political decisions, among others.