Syrian workers face mistreatment in Lebanon

Labourers say they have never felt at home but now feel unsafe due to increased regional tensions.

    Many Syrians have fled to neighbouring countries to escape the violence.

    In Lebanon, the conflict has reignited tensions between the local community and Syrians.

    They built some of Beirut’s best homes and skyscrapers, but Syrian workers say they have never felt at home in Lebanon and more importantly they do not feel safe.

    Al Jazeera's Rula Amin reports from Beirut.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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