Syria's Assad calls parliamentary election for April 13 - statement | Reuters

Syrias Assad calls parliamentary election for April 13 - statement
| Reuters

BEIRUT Syrian President Bashar al-Assad called a parliamentary election for April 13, according to a statement issued by the presidency on Monday.

Syria's last parliamentary election was in 2012 and they are held every four years.


(Reporting by Omar Fahmy; Writing by Tom Perry; Editing by Mark Trevelyan)

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Updated Date: Feb 23, 2016 02:16:53 IST

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