Kurdish-led areas in northern Syria are continuing to issue new laws, to license businesses and to take other measures that are strengthening their drive to gain more autonomy from the rest of the country.
Recent weeks have seen increased efforts by the Syrian regime to enroll more men into the army, leading in the past few days to a temporary absence of many young male from the streets of Damascus.
The Central Bank of Syria said it will adopt new measures to stem the decline in the value of the Pound, while the Government has rejected a proposal to pay salaries in dollars.
|Sunday 22 November 2015|
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