Title Law of 10 July 1962 regulating the entry of foreigners into Lebanon, their stay and their exit from Lebanon

Date of adoption



10 July 1962


Entry into force




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According to article 26 of the law of July 10, 1962 any foreigner subject to pursuit, condemned for a political crime by a non-Lebanese authority or whose life or freedom is threatened for political reasons can request to be granted the right of political asylum.