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Conflict Incident Report

Palestinian abducted in Baalbeck's Khraibeh

Date of incident: 
July 23, 2014
Actors/Parties Involved: 
Palestinian Civilians/Refugees

The Palestinian, Mohammed Jaber, was kidnapped as he was inspecting his land in the town of Khraibeh, east of Baalbeck on the 15th of June.
He was later released on Wednesday the 23rd of June in Khraybe town, East Baalbeck.He was released for a $ 100,000 ransom and he is currently in one of the Army centers.

Primary category: 
Hostage Taking Situation [inc. attempt, release]
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.