A handout picture from SANA on April 17, 2013 shows Syrian President Bashar al-Assad (R) during an interview in Damascus
A handout picture from SANA on April 17, 2013 shows Syrian President Bashar al-Assad (R) during an interview in Damascus. Syrian President Bashar al-Assad appointed six new cabinet ministers on Thursday, the official SANA news agency reported, in a cabinet reshuffle targeting namely economic portfolios. © - SANA/Handout/AFP/File
A handout picture from SANA on April 17, 2013 shows Syrian President Bashar al-Assad (R) during an interview in Damascus
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Last updated: August 23, 2013

Assad reshuffles Syrian government

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad appointed six new cabinet ministers on Thursday, the official SANA news agency reported, in a cabinet reshuffle targeting namely economic portfolios.

Assad replaced the ministers of the economy and external trade, industry, internal trade, higher education, tourism, and appointed a minister without portfolio, the agency said.

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