Lebanon‘s Labour Ministry has begun a crackdown on undocumented foreign labour within the nation.

The governmentsays the measures are designed to guard Lebanese workers.

Nevertheless there are concerns the stream has earmarked the 1.5 million Syrians within the nation, where fewer-than 2,000 have true work permits, per Lebanese officers.

Al Jazeera’s Zeina Khodr experiences from Beirut.