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Army: No security incidents reported during elections, except for limited rows

NNA – In an issued communiqué by the Lebanese Army Orientation Directorate on Sunday evening, it indicated that “no security incidents were reported throughout the electoral day in Beirut, the Beqaa and Baalbek-Hermel regions, except for a certain number of individual disputes.”

“Army units worked closely with security forces to contain any clash and to ensure that elections take place in an atmosphere of freedom and democracy,” the communiqué added.

The Army Command praised citizens for practicing their voting right in a civilized and responsible manner, and in positively responding to military and security forces’ instructions.

It also urged citizens to respect the outcome of the electoral operation, approaching results in a democratic and civilized manner and abiding by the general safety regulations.

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