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His Excellency President Comrade Lt General Dr. Bashar Hafez Al Assad

His Excellency President Comrade Lt General Dr. Bashar Hafez Al Assad
Date of Birth1965-9-11
City of BirthDamascus  Syria
Married to Mrs Asmaa Akhras with 3 children
Presidency of the Republic :President of the Republic
THE BAATH ARAB SOCIALIST PARTY :Regional Secretary of the Baath Party
Army and Armed Forces :Chief of the Army
Central Committee of the Baath Party :Secretary General of the Central Committee
Regional Command :Member of the Regional Command
High Judiciary Council :President of the High Judiciary Council
National Prigressive Front :President of the National Progressist Front
1988 Graduated from Faculty of Medicine University of Damascus  (Syria)
1992 1994 Specialization in Ophtamology  (UK)
1995 1997 Training at Army Staff  (Syria)
Past Occupation
Joined the Armed Forces  (Syria)
1988 1992 Worked at Teshrine Hospital  (Syria)
1994 1994 Graded Captain in Health Services Administration  (Syria)
1995 1995 Graded Major  (Syria)
1997 1997 Graded Lt Colonel of Staff  (Syria)
1999 1999 Graded Colonel  (Syria)
2000 2000 Graduated to Lt General  (Syria)
2000 2005 Elected Regional Secretary of the Baath Party  (Syria)
Current Occupation
1994 Chairman of the Board Syrian Computer Sciences Society  (Syria)
2000 Nominated Commander in Chief of the Army  (Syria)
2000 Elected Secretary General of Central Committee  (Syria)
2000 President of the Syrian Arab Republic  (Syria)
2005 Reelected Regional Secretary of the Baath Party  (Syria)
(last updated: 08-May-2007)

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