- "Syrian President Bashar al-Assad on Monday appeared in public on the occasion of the Islamic Feast of Sacrifice, Eid al-Adha. Assad took part in a prayer service at a mosque in battered daraya, a southwestern suburb of Damascus."
"The state news agency SANA spread photos of the department to which Assad in a gray suit kneeling and a leading cleric for going into a mosque apparently damaged by the war."
"Daraya was earlier in the civil war a base for rebels against the Assad regime. Long time rebels were besieged. Last month, the last armed rebel Dayara left after an agreement with the government.\n \n \n \n \n 0:32\n \n F1 driver Hamilton Tiger stalking\n \n \n \n 0:41\n \n New images: Hillary falters\n \n \n \n 1:50\n \n This is the most beautiful bikini babe NL"
"The sacrifice takes place at the end of the annual pilgrimage to Mecca. Eid al-Adha is celebrated this year on 12th and September 13th. The new cease-fire in Syria would be in the context of this Muslim festival Monday should go at sunset."