Syria: Bashar al-Assad re-elected for fourth term with 95.1% of votes in presidential elections

Bashar al-Assad was re-elected as president of war-torn Syria with 95.1 percent of the votes cast in government-held areas, official results showed. The elections was the second since the beginning of Syria‚Äôs uprising-turned-war a decade ago, a conflict that has killed hundreds of thousands of people, forced millions to leave the country and wrecked its […]