BEIRUT, LEBANON (9:30 A.M.) – On Wednesday, the French authorities sentenced the uncle of Bashar Al-Assad, Rifaat Al-Assad, to four years in prison.

The court further called for the the confiscation of all properties owned by Rifaat Al-Assad in France, as well as the confiscation of one of the real estate assets in London, amounting to 29 million euros.

Reuters quoted a lawyer as saying that his client “will appeal against the decision of the French court.”

Rifaat Al-Assad was convicted of money laundering charges, which first surfaced in 2016.

It is noteworthy to mention that Rifaat Al-Assad is the uncle of the Syrian President, he has not lived in Syria since the mid-1980s.

He was involved in a coup against his brother, Hafez, who was then president of Syria and recovering from a heart ailment.

Rifaat was exiled from Syria and only allowed to return to the country on one occasion for the funeral of his mother.

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Angel Libralesso
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Angel Libralesso
2020-06-18 19:47

I wish France would do the same to all the money laundry Jews… But hey we know that’s only for the goyim… The masters of usury get away with it…