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Conflict Incident Report

Road blocked in Kfardebian

Date of incident: 
May 2, 2016
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 
Actors/Parties Involved: 
Lebanese Civilians

On 02 May 16, in Kfardebian, truck drivers blocked the road in both directions with burning tires to protest the discretionary granting of licenses for sand transport from the region’s quarries.

Primary category: 
Collective Action [inc. protests, solidarity movements...]
Classification of conflict (primary): 
Policy conflicts
Conflicts associated with political decisions, government or state policies regarding matters of public concern, such as debates concerning law reforms, electoral laws, and protests of the government’s political decisions, among others.