article: Cannabis in Syria Reportedly punished by life imprisonment under Bashar al-Assad's government policies. As a result of civil war, people living in areas controlled by Kurdish separatists have begun growing cannabis as a way of making money to fight poverty.
You maybe already asked yourself "Is Cannabis in Syrian Arab Republic legal?" In Syrian Arab Republic Cannabis (or Marijuana) is illegal for recreational and illegal for medical use. About 2.0% of the people in Syrian Arab Republic used Cannabis within the last year.