Official source in Syrian Interior Ministry told "Syria is here" , that the project of new personal identity card will be discussed in the Parliament to get the suitable financial allocations. This new identity card was scheduled by the ministry since a long time but the Syrian crisis delayed this procedure.
The source said that identity cards according to international convention must be changed every ten years.
Regarding the new identity card , the source said it will avoid the previous defects of the old identity cards , it will be unbreakable and use electronic fingerprint system instead of the droplet one . The ministry will bring modern machines for its issuance and will include barcode identification system to facilitate institutional government measures .