farouq al sharaa“Syria’s ruling Baath party central committee held a lengthy meeting… on Monday morning at which a new national leadership was chosen,” the Baath party website said on Monday.

Vice President Farouk al-Sharaa was replaced , but the country’s embattled President Bashar al-Assad remains the leader of the party and Syrian Prime Minister Wael al-Halaqi who survived a car bomb attack in the capital, Damascus last April is now a member of the new leadership.

This error message is only visible to WordPress admins

Error: No connected account.

Please go to the Instagram Feed settings page to connect an account.