Socialist Unionists

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Socialist Unionists
Leader Fayiz Ismail
Founded 1961
Ideology Nasserism
Political position Left-wing
Website
alwahdawi.org
Politics of Syria
Political parties
Elections

The Socialist Unionists (Arabic: الوحدويون الاشتراكيون‎ - al-Wahdawiyyun al-Ishtirakiyyun) is a Nasserist political party in Syria. The party was founded in 1961 through a split in the Baath Party. It is part of the National Progressive Front of legally permitted parties that support socialism and Arab nationalism. The party leader is Fayiz Ismail.

Parliamentary elections[edit]

People's Council of Syria
Election year # of
overall seats won
±
1973
1 / 250
Decrease3
1977
3 / 250
Increase2
1981
8 / 250
Increase5
1986
8 / 250
Steady
1990
7 / 250
Decrease1
1994
7 / 250
Steady
1998
7 / 250
Steady
2003
0 / 250
Decrease7
2007
6 / 250
Increase6
2012
18 / 250
Increase12

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