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Conflict Incident Report
Young man dies of wounds after being shot in Faraya
Date of incident:
January 10, 2015
Number of Injured:
On 10 Jan 15, a young man succumbed to his wounds after being severely wounded in a personal dispute that took place Saturday, 10 Jan 15 in Faraya. Due to a personal dispute two men followed the young man and his friend to a Total gas station on Oyoun al-Siman, and fired shots towards them using a pistol and a Kalashnikov assault rifle. The man was transferred in a critical condition to the Saint George Hospital in Ajaltoun, while his friend was transferred to the Hotel Dieu Hospital in Beirut.
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.
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