Rifaat Al-Assad (9)

24-06-2020

Rifaat Al-Assad, the uncle of Syrian president Bashar al-Assad, has been sentenced to four years in prison by a French court for money laundering.

24-06-2020

The Syrian Ministry of Defence has laid claim to 12.5 hectares of land in the Moadamiyeh suburb of Damascus for the purpose of constructing residential buildings and a sports facility, a former official from the town’s municipality told The Syria Report.

04-04-2017

Spanish courts have ordered the seizure of hundreds of properties worth more than 700 million dollars owned by Rifaat Al-Assad, Bashar’s uncle.

15-11-2016
A French NGO has filed a lawsuit against French cement producer Lafarge and its Syrian subsidiary for its alleged past dealings with the Islamic State.

13-09-2016

The French authorities have temporarily seized assets of Rifaat Al-Assad pending the end of a case brought against him for corruption and embezzlement of funds.

03-06-2005

Politics in Syria is beginning to warm up again.