Syrian Cabinet Members Resign
10:05 AM, Mar 29, 2011 • By DANIEL HALPER
According to Al Jazeera, "Bashar al-Assad, the Syrian president, has accepted the resignation of the country's government, following two weeks of anti-government protests that have gripped Syria."
But as the report explains, cabinet members in the Syrian government have very little tangible power:
Indeed, this seems to be a move aimed at quieting the protesters, who have been coming out in force around the country, and who have been violently quashed by the Syrian regime.
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