06.05.2012 [Seacoastonline.com] - It was midday, and we were standing on the steps of the old airport, waiting for Syrian President Hafezal Assad to arrive on a state visit. Prince Saud, cool and unflappable in his robes, spent time with us — hospitable, friendly, smart.
12.05.2012 [Terra.com] - Sabra pasó años en prisión bajo el Gobierno de Assad y de su padre y predecesor Hafezal-Assad antes de llegar a Francia el año pasado. Ha sido portavoz para el SNC. "Necesitamos que cambien tantas cosas", dijo. "Tenemos un plan, tenemos una comisión
18.03.2012 Widespread human-rights abuses and torture were reported committed in the prison, most notoriously from 1970 to 2000, during the rule of President HafezAssad, father of current President Bashar Assad. The prison closed ...
05.05.2012 [Terra Brasil] - As eleições legislativas serão as terceiras desde que Assad tomou o poder de seu falecido pai, Hafezal-Assad, em 2000. No entanto, esta será a primeira vez que as urnas estarão abertas a um sistema pluripartidário, como parte das remodelações
23.05.2010 by Crethi Plethi Although originally aligned with Fatah, Syrian President Hafezal-Assad feared a loss of influence in Lebanon and switched sides. He sent his army, along with the Syrian-backed Palestinian factions of as-Sa'iqa and the Popular Front for ...
21.05.2012 [Romania Libera] - HafezAl-Assad avea conştiinţa lucrului public, nu servea intereselor materiale, era auster. Se folosea desigur de cadrele partidului Baas, dar Bashar le-a părăsit. El nu serveşte interese politice, ci interesele materiale şi directe ale clanului său"
07.06.2010 by blueberrypie Elia made by the UN High Commissioner for Refugees, SA Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan to the then Syrian president Hafezal-Assad was refused. The israeli Lebanese civil war, which began in 1975, was much worse for the Lebanese Jewish ...
23.05.2012 [Daily Mail] - Mr Assad, a member of Syria's Alawite minority, had relied on a network of alliances with Sunni Muslim tribes forged by his late father, Hafezal-Assad, to keep Deir al-Zor under control. But these understandings began breaking down after the province
23.05.2012 [Eurasia Review] - Throughout the film a picture of Bashar al-Assad superimposed on that of his father, Hafezal-Assad, constitutes the background with the words, Assad or nothing, a play on the slogan that accompanied the portrait of Hafez during his rule: Our leader in
22.05.2012 [Voice of America] - Syrian protesters shout slogans as they burn a poster of Syrian President Bashar Assad, left, and his father HafezAssad during a demonstration in front of the Syrian embassy, in Nicosia, Cyprus, April 22, 2011. This is the second installment of a
22.05.2012 [Reuters Blogs (blog)] - The two figures highlight the lack of success of economic sanctions and diplomatic pressure on a ruthless leader who learned lessons in unrestrained brutality from his father, Hafezal-Assad, whom he succeeded in office. A peaceful solution to Syria's
07.05.2012 [The Atlantic] - In 1992, I was the first journalist from a Jewish publication to be granted a visa to travel and report from HafezAl-Assad's Syria. One year later, I scored the same coup with Yemen. But my experience recently traveling to Cairo to interview Mousa Abu
17.05.2012 [Ya Libnan] - The Syrian government accuses Sunni Islamist groups in Lebanon of supporting anti-government fighters and of planting a series of car bombs in Damascus. Photo: Former president Hafezal-Assad ( father of current president Bashar al Assad) recruited
11.05.2012 [Alliance for Kurdish Rights] - Kurds waved the Kurdish flag, a few cried out in anger at Bashar al-Assad and others threw rocks at a statue of Assad's father, Hafezal-Assad, a man so feared and infamous that before one did not even dare point their fingers at pictures of him.
20.05.2012 [NOW LEBANON] - “Fawaz” (not his real name) is indeed a Sunni from Jisr al-Shughour but used to work in Qardaha, the hometown of Hafezal-Assad in the coastal province of Latakia. He was hired by members of the Assad family from 1988 to 1992.
04.05.2012 [The Poke] - Other possible post-Presidential jobs Sarkozy is considering include holiday cover for Syrian President Bashar Hafezal-Assad – who is reportedly feeling 'stressed out' and 'really run down' after ordering the deaths of thousands of his citizens.
07.05.2012 [ANSA.it] - (ANSAmed) - UDINE, 7 MAG - "La storia della democrazia in Siria non l'ho imparata a scuola, perché a scuola si parlava solo del presidente Hafezal Assad": la voce di Eva Ziedan, archeologa siriana dell'Università di Udine, riempie la sala Ajace del
14.05.2012 [Le Monde] - Dans son analyse du système fondé par HafezAl-Assad, Michel Seurat utilise un concept d'Ibn Khaldoun, historien et sociologue maghrébin du XIV e siècle : la «'asabiyya » (ce que Durkheim appelle « la solidarité mécanique »).
09.05.2012 [KOMPAS.com] - PBB menyatakan lebih dari 9.000 orang telah tewas oleh pasukan negara, yang berusaha menggilas aksi perlawanan terhadap empat dasawarsa kekuasaan Bashar al-Assad dan dan ayahnya, Hafezal-Assad. Apa yang berawal sebagai gerakan protes damai telah
10.05.2012 [haGalil onLine] - Ein Jahr später bot Rabin dem syrischen Präsidenten Hafezal-Assad an, Israel werde sich vom gesamten Golan zurückziehen. Am Vorabend der Wahlen 2003 legte Ariel Sharon fest, dass in Netzarim im Gazastreifen dasselbe Recht zu gelten habe wie in Tel
14.05.2012 [Sài gòn Giải Phóng] - Trong quá khứ, các đời tổng thống Mỹ cũng luôn muốn lật đổ cha của ông Assad, cố tổng thống Hafezal-Assad, người lãnh đạo Syria trong 30 năm và là bức tường lửa chống Mỹ và Israel quyết liệt nhất tại Trung Đông. Vì thế, nếu Mỹ “tính chuyện” ở Syria
22.05.2012 [FrontPage Magazine] - Sherkoh Abbas was compelled to leave his native Qamishli, Syria back in the 1980s because he criticized the HafezAssad regime. Abbas subsequently came to the US as a student and received advanced degrees in Technology, Engineering, and Business.
09.05.2012 [NOW LEBANON] - The crackdown by Syrian dictator Bashar Assad against his own citizens counts as one of the most blood-soaked acts of political repression in the Middle East since his father and predecessor, HafezAssad, waged his own onslaught against anti-regime
02.05.2012 [Toronto Star] - When it finally crumbles, the powerful state built by Bashar's father, HafezAssad, will hardly exist. A cliché has been heard throughout the Syrian crisis: “Syria is not Libya.” But another analogy may be more suitable. Syria may well become a second
29.04.2012 [Monthly Review] - Facing that in Syria we have objectively a situation similar to the one of Egypt: that is, a regime which a long, long time ago had legitimacy, for the same reasons, when it was a national-popular regime but lost it in the time of HafezAssad already
10.05.2012 [Tablet Magazine] - They also reported that Daniel's parents were involved in the founding of the Syrian and Iraqi Baath parties and remained connected to Syria's despite being expelled when HafezAssad came to power (they were Christians). It also said Daniel still has
29.04.2012 [La Jornada en linea] - Existen indicios de que Irak podría estar ayudando a los rebeldes sirios, como hizo en tiempos de Saddam Hussein, cuando éste y HafezAssad, el padre del actual presidente, se detestaban. Y ahora, cuando ya no hay estadunidenses a quienes atacar
22.05.2012 As for HafezAl Assad, may god rest his soul. It must burn you all that he was and always will the greatest president the middle east has ever seen.Were else in the middle east do Muslims, christens and Jews live together in ...