Middle East

    • Syrian security personnel celebrate Bashar al-Assad's presidential re-election in Damascus, June 4, 2014.
    • Sryian soldiers celebrate Bashar al-Assad's presidential re-election in Damascus, June 4, 2014.
    • A photo from the official Facebook page of Syria's First Lady Asma al-Assad shows Syrian President Bashar al-Assad watches on as she votes at a polling station in Maliki, Damascus, June 3, 2014.
    • A man votes for Syria's President Bashar al-Assad on a ballot stamped with his blood, during the presidential election in Damascus, June 3, 2014.
    • A Syrian soldier sits under the portrait of President Bashar al-Assad at a polling station in Damascus, June 3, 2014.
    • People line up to cast their votes in the presidential election near portraits of the candidates at the Dama Rose hotel in Damascus, June 3, 2014.

    Assad Wins Syrian Election

    Published June 05, 2014


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