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Tuesday, July 04, 2017
Odd Time For Him To Be Showing His Face
Assad appears on Syrian banknote for first time
President Bashar al-Assad has appeared on the Syrian currency for the first time since taking office, with his portrait printed on a new 2,000-pound banknote ($3.9) that went into circulation on Sunday. Syria's Central Bank governor Duraid Durgham said the bill was one of several new notes printed years ago but the decision to put it…