That sounds like a more precise description. There should be a clear distinction between elections in democratic countries, flawed as they are, and bloody farces like this. How many more lives will be sacrificed on the altar of Assad and his family's ego and greed? The idea that he can lead Syria to peace and reconciliation is a monstrous joke.
Saudi king to meet with Obama on Friday amid Gulf concerns over Iran deal (Reuters)
from the article: Landslide win for Assad in Syria's presidential elections