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Conflict Incident Report

Twenty-two Syrians, one Lebanese arrested in Akkar

Date of incident: 
January 10, 2015
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Actors/Parties Involved: 
Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF)
Syrian Civilians/Refugees
Lebanese Civilians

The Lebanese Army Forces (LAF) raided on Saturday morning an encampment of Syrian Refugee tents at Kharmalki district in Akkar and, arrested a total of twenty-two Syrians and one Lebanese suspected of belonging to terrorist groups, according to National News Agency reporters stationed in Akkar.

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Classification of conflict (primary): 
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.