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
- Jordan declares Syria border 'military zone' after attack on soldiers
- French cement maker Lafarge 'made deals with IS group in Syria'
- Suicide attack kills several at Syrian memorial for Christian massacre
- Rebel US diplomats won’t be heard on Syria, ex-ambassador says
- In Lebanon, Syrian refugees struggle to bury their dead
- Russia accused of bombing US-backed militants in Syria
Date created : 2012-03-15