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Conflict Incident Report

South Lebanon protesters denounce Trump's promise to move US embassy to Jerusalem

Date of incident: 
January 20, 2017
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Actors/Parties Involved: 
Palestinian Civilians/Refugees

On 20 Jan 17, a group of Palestinians protesters gathered to denounce the New U.S. President’s promise to move the embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. The demonstrators rallied in the Bass refugee camp near Tyre against Trump’s comments.

Primary category: 
Collective Action [inc. protests, solidarity movements...]
Classification of conflict (primary): 
Conflicts of social discrimination
Violent and unjust treatment of different categories of people and individuals based on race, age, gender or sexuality, committed by the State, groups and individuals, related to a lack of protection and rights, inefficiency of the Justice system and persisting social and economic vulnerabilities.