Bashar Hafez al-Assad is the 19th and current President of Syria, holding the office since 17 July 2000. He is also commander-in-chief of the Syrian Armed ...
Hafez al-Assad was a Syrian statesman, politician, and general who was President of Syria ... Hafez died in 2000 and was succeeded by Bashar as President.
Dec 19, 2013 ... Bashar Al Assad: An Intimate Profile of a Mass Murderer ... When Hafez Al Assad seized power in 1970, Syria had just suffered through nearly a ...
Apr 8, 2017 ... As the successor to his father, Hafez, Bashar al-Assad has continued with his father's brutal rule of Syria. IN THESE GROUPS.
Aug 11, 2011 ... He grew up in the shadow of his father, the late President Hafez al-Assad, and his older brother, who was groomed to be the next president.
Bashar al-Assad is a former eye doctor who became Syrian president in 2000, ... As the second son of President Hafez al-Assad, he was largely left to follow his ...
Although Bashar al-Assad inherited Syria's presidency on his father's death in 2000, analysts say he does not have Hafez al-Assad's absolute grip on power.
Apr 7, 2017 ... Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is from a powerful family. His father, Hafez al- Assad, once ruled the country. Learn more about Assad's ...
May 20, 2017 ... In 2000, Hafez al-Assad died following a 29-year reign, and Bashar al-Assad was elected president. He ran on an unopposed ballot.