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Conflict Incident Report

One killed in shooting in Chiyyah

Date of incident: 
April 3, 2017
Death toll: 
1 person
Number of Injured: 
1 person
Actors/Parties Involved: 
Lebanese Civilians

NNA - One was killed and another was injured in a clash that erupted in Chiyyah locality, and soon developed into a gunfight, National News Agency correspondent reported.
Law Enforcement reached the scene and the chase for the shooter began.

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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.