Syrians living in Lebanon, head to the Syrian embassy to vote in the presidential election in Yarze, Wednesday, May 28, 2014. (The Daily Star/Mohammad Azakir)
Your feedback is important to us!
We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.
Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.
Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (http://bit.ly/vDisqus)
The Syrian ambassador to Lebanon Saturday defended the embassy against a backlash created by the overwhelming number of voters who turned out to cast ballots in the presidential poll.Of the Syrians who turned out to vote in Lebanon, the majority expressed support for President Bashar Assad, who is widely expected to secure a third seven-year term.Several politicians criticized the scene of thousands of men and women waiting outside the Syrian Embassy in the Beirut suburb of Yarze to cast their ballots in the Syrian presidential election.
FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE