A cache of private emails reportedly taken from the accounts of Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad and his wife were released by British daily The Guardian on Thursday. The newspaper claims it received the documents from a source in the Syrian opposition.
AP - Thousands of emails purported to be from the private accounts of Bashar Assad and his wife show the Syrian president took advice from Iran on how to handle the uprising against his rule, joked about his promises of reform and bypassed U.S. sanctions to shop on iTunes, the Guardian newspaper has reported.
Crisis in Syria
- IS group stages fierce attack on Syrian army enclave
- Syrian rebels will attend Russia-backed Astana peace talks
- Syria accuses Israel of attack on Damascus airport
- Russia and Turkey sign deal to 'coordinate' Syria strikes
- Hollande hails France’s engagement in major foreign policy speech
- Russia to scale back military presence in Syria
Date created : 2012-03-15