The Cinch Review

Syrian protesters demand Assad either shave or grow a mustache

I just figured I ought to crack that joke now, while we’ve still got Bashar Assad to kick around.

Bashar Assad - Mustache or not?

As is being reported, Assad has promised to call a halt to the state of emergency which has been in place in Syria for 48 years, completely brushing aside the irony of the fact that this is when it would appear to be needed most.