Forced Eviction of Syrian Refugees in Lebanon


Cases of forced evictions against Syrian refugees in Lebanon are increasing without any legal justification, on the grounds of discrimination according to nationality and religion. Any eviction must be based on transparent reasons and in accordance with legal procedures.
 
• What are your rights if you are subjected to a forced eviction?
• Does the tenant have the right to refrain from evicting?
• What happens if there is no written agreement between the landlord and the tenant?
• Does the landlord have the right to evict the tenant if the latter does not pay the rent?