Assad's tycoon cousin, target of protesters, quits (Reuters)




 
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Assad's tycoon cousin, target of protesters, quits     (Reuters)
 
June 17th, 2011  
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Topic: Assad's tycoon cousin, target of protesters, quits (Reuters)


Assad's tycoon cousin, target of protesters, quits     (Reuters)
Reuters - Syrian tycoon Rami Makhlouf, a cousin of President Bashar al-Assad and focus of anti-corruption protests, is quitting business, state media said, in a major concession to demonstrations against Assad's rule.




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