Maher al-Assad

Syrian General
Born Dec 8, 1967

Maher al-Assad is a Syrian general and commander of the Republican Guard and the army's elite Fourth Armored Division, which together with Syria's secret police form the core of the country's security forces. He is thought by some to be the second most powerful man in Syria after his brother Bashar, the current President.… Read More

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1967 Birth Maher al-Assad was born on 8 December 1967, the youngest child of Aniseh (née Makhlouf) and Hafez al-Assad. … Read More
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