Syria: 138 Baath Party members resign to protest crackdown

By JPOST.COM STAFF
April 30, 2011 18:42




138 members of President Bashar Assad's ruling Baath Party resigned Saturday to protest violent crackdowns on anti-government protesters, The Associated Press reported.

Earlier this week, another 200 mostly low-level Baath party members in the Deraa province resigned over the deadly crackdown.


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