The Assads with former prime minister Tony Blair
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Syria crisis: EU sanctions on Asma al-Assad

The European Union has imposed travel sanctions and frozen the assets of President Assad's wife, Asma, his mother and his sister.

Asma al-Assad is among 12 people added to the Syria sanctions list, which already includes her husband, the President, as Jonny Dymond reports.

  • 23 Mar 2012
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