Follow RT for the news and updates on world leaders’ spouses, including the wife of Syrian President Bashar Assad, Asma Assad. Get the latest updates on Asma Assad taking part in meetings and official events together with her husband. Don’t miss Asma Assad’s statements on the war in Syria, the refugee crisis and other issues. Asma Assad was born in the UK and has double British-Syrian citizenship. There were calls in the West for her to stripped of her UK citizenship due to sanctions on the President Assad’s family – read news and updates on that matter on RT. In 2018, it was officially announced that Syrian president’s wife was being treated for breast cancer. Find updates on Asma Assad fighting breast cancer on RT.