Syrian president’s uncle faces Paris money laundering trial

Syrian president’s uncle faces Paris money laundering trial

Seattle Times

Published

PARIS (AP) — The uncle of Syrian President Bashar Assad is going on trial in Paris, accused of illegally using Syrian state funds to build a French real estate empire. Rifaat Assad, a former Syrian vice president and brother to longtime leader Hafez Assad, has lived in Europe since his exile from Syria following a […]

Full Article