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Conflict Incident Report

One Palestinian wounded in Ain el Helweh gunfight

Date of incident: 
July 25, 2017
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 
1 person
Actors/Parties Involved: 
Palestinian Civilians/Refugees

One Palestinian got wounded in a personal brawl that developed into gunfire in "Al Quds Bustan" Street in the Palestinian refugee camp of Ain el-Hilweh.

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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.