Photo Gallery: The Tyrant's Wife - Asma al-Assad
05/15/2012
Here, Asma Assad and two of her children attend a rally in support of her...
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Here, Asma Assad and two of her children attend a rally in support of her husband in Damascus in January 2012. Although Asma has been credited with taking progressive stances on women's issues and education, she has been criticized in the West for not speaking out about the ongoing violence in the country.