World Bulletin / News Desk
Bureaucrats have begun to break from Syrian regime too after Prime Minister Riad Hijab and Prime Ministry spokesman Mohammad Otari defected to opponents.
Shaam News Network (SNN) stated on Tuesday that security officials from Aleppo, Tartus and Hasseke Muhammed Naim Ahmed Timmari, Ahmed Abdulkadir Isa, Heysem Abdulhamid, Zekeriya Mustafa Haj Hussein and Aleppo Police Hospital's Chief Doctor Hussein Sheikh Asaf quit their posts and defected to opponents.
Syrian administration did not make any statement about the breaks.
Prime Minister Hijab and spokesman Otari, two days ago, quit their posts and escaped to Jordan.
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