Report: Swiss block Syrian assets worth $32 million

By REUTERS
July 3, 2011 20:00

ZURICH - Switzerland has blocked Syrian assets worth 27 million Swiss francs ($32 million), Swiss news agency SDA reported on Sunday, citing a Swiss newspaper report that the Swiss Secretariat for Economics (SECO) confirmed.

The news agency said SECO declined to comment on whether the assets of Syrian President Bashar Assad had been frozen. SECO could not immediately be reached by Reuters.


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