Syrian political cartoonist who was known to be Head of the Arab Cartoonists' Association.
He started drawing caricatures for the local newspaper, al-Thawra, in 1969.
He won first prize in 1980 at the Intergraphic International Festival.
He was born and raised in Hama, Syria.
He once received a death threat from Saddam Hussein due to one of his 1989 exhibitions.