BEIRUT, LEBANON (7:20 P.M.) – The Syrian first lady Asma Al-Assad reportedly underwent surgery on Sunday to remove a malignant tumor.
According to the official social media page for the Syrian President, Asma Al-Assad’s surgery on Sunday was ‘successful’.
“Asma al-Assad continued her treatment to fight a malignant tumor,” the Syrian Presidency said via its official media wing.
“Breast surgery at the Damascus military hospital has been successful,” it added.
She has photographed the day before her surgery meeting with cancer patients at a local hospital in Damascus city.
The first lady began her treatment to fight breast cancer in August and since then, she has remained active with her charities around the country.