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Syria’s long-time ruler, Bashar Assad, submits candidacy for upcoming presidential election
The Syrian president has put his name forward to run for a fourth term as the countrys leader in an election planned for May 26. The election has been widely criticized by opposition leaders and the US.
In a Facebook post on Wednesday, the People’s Assembly of Syria announced that the candidacy application of incumbent President Bashar Assad had been received.
Assad became the sixth candidate to put his name forward for the position, which will be decided in an election on May 26. A win for Assad in the election, which was just announced on Sunday, would see the long-time leader secure a fourth seven-year term as president.