UPDATE: A state of confusion exists in Syria at the moment and the real status of President Assad is unknown at this time, but efforts are under way to ascertain the condition of Assad and we will let you know on the final outcome of this story as soon as we get it. 1530hrs EST.
UPDATE: 3.26.2013 In strange silence concerning the well being of President Assad, numerous extraneous events have taken place and the preeminent one is the seating of the rebel representatives at the 2 day summit in Duha of an Arab Summit meeting! As if Assad is out of the way, while the story is worked upon in explaining his disappearance. YOU DECIDE…..respond below
Russian, Arabic and Israeli news sources have confirmed the death of Syrian President Bashar Assad who was apparently shot by an Iranian bodyguard named Mehdi Jacoby, on Saturday night, 23rd March 2013.
"The lone assassination pumped several bullets at point blank range into Assad," said the source. "Assad was rushed to Al-Shami Hospital in Damascus in critical condition. He died on the operating table from heart failure resulting from massive blood loss."
Amid concerns that Iran will attempt to control the Syrian army, an Israeli security analyst believes the report to be accurate. More here……