You are here

Conflict Incident Report

One arrested in Sidon in connection with Costa's foiled suicide attack

Date of incident: 
January 24, 2017
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 
Actors/Parties Involved: 
Lebanese Military Intelligence
Lebanese Civilians

Army Intelligence officers raided the vicinity of Sidon's downtown and arrested a car mechanic, Mohammad Sh., in connection with the foiled suicide attack in Costa café in Hamra, National News Agency correspondent reported.

Primary category: 
Secondary Category: 
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.