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Assad Re-election Virtually Assuredi
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Kent Klein
May 29, 2014 7:53 PM
Syria is holding the first multi-candidate presidential election in its history. But as VOA's Kent Klein reports, experts see almost no chance that President Bashar al-Assad will lose his bid for a third seven-year term.

Assad Re-election Virtually Assured

Kent Klein

Published May 29, 2014

Syria is holding the first multi-candidate presidential election in its history. But as VOA's Kent Klein reports, experts see almost no chance that President Bashar al-Assad will lose his bid for a third seven-year term.


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