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Conflict Incident Report

Zgharta Christian kills Tripoli Muslims

Associated Timeline/Case: 
The Two-Year War | February, 1975 to December, 1976
Date of incident: 
September 7, 1975
Death toll: 

A Christian man from Zgharta executed 12 passengers of a bus that was on its way to Tripoli on the Beirut-Tripoli road. In retaliation, stores, businesses, and buildings owned by Christians in Tripoli were blown up and looted, and so were many homes.

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