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Despite being one of the smallest countries of the world, Lebanon ranks among the top when it comes to ethical and cultural mixture. Threw history, Lebanon was the destination for several migrants that were forced to leave their beloved country due to circumstances that were beyond their control. Nevertheless, Lebanon has repeatedly opened its borders to shelter those refugees. Ranging from the Armenians that were terrified by the ottoman's intolerance in the early 1900s, to the Palestinians that were forced to leave Palestine by the Israelis back in the 1950s, and up until nowadays with the Syrians that are escaping from the brutality of the regime, Lebanon has become a Mosaic of ethnicity and culture. Refugee immigration constitutes a subdivision of a larger entity called immigration. Plainly, immigration is the exodus or flux of foreigners into a country. In this study we will be considering another subdivision of immigration, we will be considering immigration as the flux of the labor force. Though it might not be the case for the majority of Syrians, but the war that is ravaging Syria is not the main reason behind the immigration of Syrians in Lebanon. The truth is that Syrian labor workers migrated to Lebanon long before the start of the revolution. Indeed, despite the fact that Lebanon houses thousands of unlucky refugees, it is also the destination for a multitude of labor workers ranging from the Far East to Africa with the Philippian and Ethiopian maids respectively. In the upcoming couple of paragraphs we will be accounting for the immigration of Syrian and Ethiopian labor workers to Lebanon as well as the immigration of Moroccan labor work...


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...nd the deficiency in the control over the relationship between the natives and the immigrants. Therefore, the immigrant labor workers should go back to their homeland and try to cope with the difficulties because it will always be better to live a safe and healthy life poor in your own country rather than risking your soul in some other country.



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McMurray, David A. "In and Out of Morocco: Smuggling and Migration in a Frontier Boomtown" University of Minnesota Press Minneapolis-London.
Gambill, Gary C. "Syrian Labor workers in Lebanon: The Other Occupation" from Middle East News Online Durham-United States 23 Feb 2001.



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