DISABLE_WP_CRON Syrian interior minister leaves Beirut hospital for fear of arrest; Syrian general defects - The Syrian Observer
Logo Wide

Syrian interior minister leaves Beirut hospital for fear of arrest; Syrian general defects

Syria’s wounded interior minister cut short his treatment at a Beirut hospital Wednesday and returned home for fear of being arrested by Lebanese authorities
Syrian interior minister leaves Beirut hospital for fear of arrest; Syrian general defects

 

Syria’s wounded interior minister cut short his treatment at a Beirut hospital Wednesday and returned home for fear of being arrested by Lebanese authorities, while Syria’s chief of military police defected to the opposition, becoming one of the highest-ranking officers to switch sides.

 

The twin developments reflected the deepening isolation of Syrian President Bashar Assad’s government, which has suffered a number of setbacks on the battlefield as well.

 

......

Helpful keywords