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Conflict Incident Report

Wanted man affiliated with Assir hands himself over to LAF Intelligence

Associated Timeline/Case: 
Tensions at Ain el-Helweh (starting August 7, 2014)
Date of incident: 
December 15, 2016
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Actors/Parties Involved: 
Lebanese Military Intelligence

Sheikh Othman Hnayneh, an active supporter of Sheikh Ahmad al Assir, handed himself over to the Lebanese Armed Forces Intelligence Branch in South Lebanon. 

Hnayneh is wanted for his participation in Aabra incidents. He fled to Ayn el Helweh Palestinian Camp a few months after said events only to emerge now. 

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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.