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Conflict Incident Report

One killed in Bekaa altercation

Date of incident: 
October 25, 2015
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Lebanese Civilians

A clash erupted between men from Al Diqa family and others from Birro family in the Bekaa town of Hazeen, which escalated into a shootout, leaving Hitler Birro dead.
NNA correspondent reported on Sunday that Birro was hit by three bullets and was dead on the spot.

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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.