Asma al-Assad - updates

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Vowing new Syria campaign, U.S. sanctions dozens including Assad wife

Jun 17, 2020 - 9:23 PM

'We anticipate many more sanctions and we will not stop until Assad and his regime stop their needless, brutal war against the Syrian people,' US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says

SANCTIONS. A handout picture released by the official Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) shows Syrian President Bashar al-Assad (R) speaking next to his wife Asma as they receive members of the army and their mother's to celebrate Mother's Day in the capital Damascus on March 21, 2016. AFP PHOTO/HO/SANA

Ambassadors wives, film stars, launch Syria protests

Apr 18, 2012 - 1:05 PM

Thousands have backed a video appeal to Syria s first lady to speak out against violence made by the wives of the British and German ambassadors to the United Nations

DEAR ASMA. Screenshot of the video "International Letter & Petition to Asma al-Assad," a petition to the Syrian First Lady, on YouTube.