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
- Turkey-backed rebels retake Syrian town of al-Bab from IS group
- Low expectations as Syria talks resume once again
- French police arrest three men over alleged terror plot
- Turkey-backed rebels push into Syrian IS group stronghold of al-Bab
- Russia intervenes to stop Syrian army, rebels fighting near key town of al-Bab
- Meeting Syrian refugees left in limbo by Trump's travel ban
Date created : 2012-03-15