TOPSHOT - A man watches the Facebook video of Syrian businessman Rami Makhlouf on his mobile in Syria's capital Damascus, on May 11, 2020. Syria's top tycoon publicly airing his grievances has revealed a power struggle within the ruling family as it tries to cement its power after nine years of war, analysts say. After years of staying out of the limelight, business magnate Rami Makhlouf this month in two videos on Facebook laid bare his struggles with the regime headed by his first cousin President Bashar al-Assad, in what analysts say is a desperate last stand. / AFP / -
A man watches a Facebook video posted by Syrian businessman Rami Makhlouf in Damascus on May 11, 2020. AFP

Syrian tycoon Rami Makhlouf warns of trouble in regime’s own house