National Progressive Front (Al-Jabha Al-Taqaddumiya Al-Wataniya, in Arabic)
NATIONAL PROGRESSIVE FRONT (al-Jabha al-Taqaddumiya al-Wataniya, in Arabic)
A coalition of Syrian political parties established on 7 March 1972. The National Progressive Front consists of six parties led by the Baʿth Arab Socialist Party. The other five are the Syrian Communist Party, the Arab Socialist Union, the Socialist Unionist Party, the Arab Socialist Party, and the Socialist Unionist Democratic Party. The front plays a significant role in Syrian decision-making.