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Conflict Incident Report

Wanted man arrested in Baalbeck

Date of incident: 
June 21, 2018
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Actors/Parties Involved: 
Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF)
Lebanese Civilians

An army Intelligence patrol arrested in Baalbeck. Hamza Sobhi Kayyal, wanted for shooting at local shops and participation in the fresh events in the city, a communiqué by the Lebanese army indicated on Thursday.
The apprehended was referred to the competent authority.

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Classification of conflict (primary): 
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.