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Conflict Incident Report

One wounded in Bazzal against backdrop of municipal elections dispute

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April 27, 2016
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NNA - One person got wounded in Akkar's town of Bazzal in fire shooting due to a municipal election's row, NNA reporter said on Wednesday.

The wounded person was transferred to a local hospital in Tripoli for treatment, whereas fir shooter fled to an unknown destination.

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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.