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Conflict Incident Report

Two families engage in dispute in Sahraa Shoueifat

Date of incident: 
August 17, 2016
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Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF)

NNA - A clash erupted this evening between members of Ismail and Shehade families in Sahraa Shoueifat, and developed into fire trade, National News Agency correspondent reported on Wednesday. 

An army unit immediately came to the scene and raided the area looking for shooters. 

This security incident was mapped according to the closest possible location.
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Individual acts of violence
Violent incidents which do not have a specific or a known political agenda but are caused by the general proliferation of weapons, of trained and untrained soldiers or militants, by the general inefficiency of the Justice system, and past-traditions and histories of violence within society.