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Conflict Incident Report

One Syrian arrested on suspicion of belonging to Jund Sham

Date of incident: 
December 23, 2014
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ISF(internal security forces)
Syrian Civilians/Refugees

Qobayat State Security unit in Akkar province arrested the Syrian national Hussein Mustapha Arab, in the border locality of Wadi Khaled, on suspicions of belonging to Jund al-Sham group and installing and equipping explosive devices and explosives, NNA correspondent reported on Tuesday.

The arrest of Hussein Arab, who is defected from the Syrian army, came in the wake of thorough monitoring and follow-up process.

A number of forged Syrian and Lebanese identity cards were found in Arab's possession.

The arrested person was handed over along with his seizures to the concerned judiciary for further investigation.

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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.