Syrian regime excludes all Syrians abroad from their right to stand for election

Dernière mise à jour : mai 24

Syria's presidential election will be held on May 26, the country's parliament announced, a poll in which President Bashar al-Assad is expected to win a third term.

President Assad's family and his Baath Party have ruled the country with an iron fist for more than five decades with the help of the powerful Syrian security services and the military.