Syrian President Bashar al-Assad endorsed Monday a counter-terrorism law, which came just days after he announced that his country is at a state of real war.
The law, announced by state-run SANA news agency, says that punitive actions would be leveled against anyone proven to have committed acts related to terrorism.
The move came just days after Assad said his country is at a state of real war, adding that “the responsibility of the Syrian government is to protect all our residents. We have the responsibility to annihilate terrorists in every corner of the country.”
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