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Conflict Incident Report

Wanted person shoots at army

Date of incident: 
July 13, 2018
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Actors/Parties Involved: 
Lebanese Armed Forces (LAF)
Lebanese Civilians

As an Army unit raided the homes of a number of wanted men in the neighborhood of Sharawneh in Baalbek, one of the wanted fired at the raid forces, with no recorded casualties.
The wanted man managed to escape, while the army beefed up its patrols and continued to conduct the planned raid operations.

This security incident was mapped according to the closest possible location.
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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.