Syrians vote in wartime election set to extend Assad's rule

By Reuters | Tue, 3 Jun 2014 16:17 PM

* Officials predict large turnout as "political message"

* Opponents say no credible vote possible amid civil war

* Election follows military gains by Assad's forces

* France calls vote a tragic farce (Adds voting extended to midnight)

By Marwan Makdesi

DAMASCUS, June 3 (Reuters) - Syrians ...

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