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News Brief

  1/25/2013, Shevat 14, 5773

Assad Seen Praying at Northern Damascus Mosque


Syrian government television broadcast video, Thursday evening, of President Bashar Al-Assad marking the birthday of the prophet Muhammad with prayers at a mosque in the northern part of Damascus.

It is the first time that government television has broadcast pictures of the president in public since the beginning of January.