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Conflict Incident Report

Syrians nationals arrested in Chebaa

Date of incident: 
December 23, 2017
Death toll: 
Number of Injured: 
Actors/Parties Involved: 
Lebanese Military Intelligence
al-Nusra Front
Syrian Civilians/Refugees

وطنية - صدر عن قيادة الجيش- مديرية التوجيه، البيان الآتي: "نتيجة الرصد والمتابعة، تمكنت قوة من مديرية المخابرات من توقيف عدد من السوريين في منطقة شبعا، لانتمائهم إلى تنظيم جبهة النصرة الإرهابي، والمشاركة في أعمال إرهابية، كما عثرت على مخزن بداخله كمية من الأسلحة والذخائر.

Primary category: 
Classification of conflict (primary): 
Border conflicts (Syrian border)
Violations, disputes and/or conflicts arising between rival armed groups along the Lebanese/Syrian borders which involve parties or militant groups from the Lebanese and Syrian side in both Lebanon and Syria. These conflicts also encompass transnational groups (such as faith-based regional groups, e.g. ISIS, al-Nusra Front) that cannot be considered as strictly Syrian, Lebanese or of any other national entity.
Classification of conflict(secondary):
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.