People walk past a picture of Syria's President Assad at Bab Sharqi entrance near the Jobar district of Damascus

People walk past a picture of Syria’s President Assad at Bab Sharqi entrance near the Jobar district of Damascus

People walk past a picture of Syria's President Bashar al-Assad at Bab Sharqi entrance, near the Jobar district of Damascus, Syria, January 5, 2017. REUTERS/Omar Sanadiki

January 20, 2017 4:56 PM (UTC+8)