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Conflict Incident Report

Two dead as winter storm batters Lebanon

Date of incident: 
January 7, 2015
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A snow storm sweeping the Levant region cut off roads across Lebanon Wednesday, including the international Beirut-Damascus highway, isolating large areas in the north and east of the country and leaving two people dead.
In east Lebanon, a Syrian shepherd and an 8-year-old Syrian boy died in the storm in the outskirts of Shabaa near the Syrian border, the state-run National News Agency said without elaboration.

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Car Accident