Al-Assad wins elections in Syria

As expected, with 88.7% of the vote, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad was reelected again in his country. The victory of the president was held last Wednesday in all areas controlled by the government inside Syrian territory. The two contenders of Al-Assad, the deputy of the...

Bashar al-Assad will win elections in Syria

On Tuesday, the Syrian regime held a presidential election won in advance by the candidate and current president Bashar al-Assad, while the opposition denounced the electoral process as a “farce” that, according to experts, will prolong the devastating civil war that...

EU extends economic sanctions on Syria until 2015

On Thursday, the European Union published on its official bulletin that it will extend sanctions against Syria until June 1, 2015, which involve all the oil embargo and the freezing of funds and shares of 179 people and 53 entities close to the regime Bashar al-Assad. The EU also...

Millions of Syrians are called to vote on June 3

This June 3 more than 15 million Syrians are called to vote in the presidential elections, in which the current president of Syria, Bashar al-Assad, is favorite against his two opponents, reported this Wednesday the Interior Ministry. “The number of citizens over 18 who can...

Attack on political meeting in Syria leaves 21 dead

After a mortar attack at an election rally in southern Syria, 21 people died at least, among them, 11 civilians, including a child, reported this Friday state media and opposition groups. The attack occurred when supporters of President Bashar Al-Assad, who seeks his reelection,...

Presidential election campaign begins in Syria

The campaign for the presidential elections of next June 3 has officially began in Syria and the current head of state, Bashar al Asad will seek to impose for a third term. Under the slogan “Sawa” (Together), the president seeks to promote a message of unity, despite...