As Syria descends further into civil war, the country's first lady will be keeping track of how many steps she takes, calories
Bushra's husband General Assef Shawkat, an army deputy chief of staff, was killed along with three other high-ranking Syrian
Syria's first lady has largely remained out of the public eye since the beginning of the Syrian conflict in March 2011. According
E-mails exchanged with her husband, obtained by Britain's Guardian newspaper and seen by Reuters, showed her spending tens
UNITED NATIONS, April 17 (Reuters) - The wives of U.N. ambassadors from Britain and Germany targeted Syria's first lady on
As an anonymous opposition party member told the Telegraph, "They have stolen Syrian money. She is squandering it here in
I think Asma Assad has shown us that you can be very pretty, and very thin, and have a really lovely smile, and still know about the kind of courage you have to "screw" to "the sticking place." I think she has reminded us that anyone can do anything if they really try.
Asma's father, Fawaz Akhras, a cardiologist and founder of the British Syrian Society, has not responded to a Reuters request
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Thousands of people have died in Syria since protesters took to the streets in March 2011. The regime of president Bashar
Asma Assad largely has remained quiet since the start of the protests in Syria in March 2011. The statement sent from her
A couple weeks ago headlines were made when Syrian First Lady, Asma Al Assad invited the Obamas to Damascus. HuffPost readers