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Conflict Incident Report

Wanted Faical Zaiter arrested in Baalbek

Date of incident: 
April 30, 2016
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Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF)
Lebanese Civilians

NNA - The Wanted Faical Zaiter was arrested during the Army raid operation today morning at Sharawina neighborhood in Baalbeck, National News Agency correspondent reported on Saturday.

Army raids in Baalbeck in search for wanted persons – On 30 Apr 16, the Lebanese Army launched raids Sharawina neighborhood in Baalbeck in search for wanted persons from Zaiter clan. Fire exchange took place between the Army and the wanted persons during the raids; however, no injuries were reported.

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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.