President Shukri al-Quwatli and King Hussein of Jordan at the Azm Palace in Damascus in August 1957

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From left to right: Palestinian journalist Mohammad Ali Eltaher, King Hussein, President Shukri al-Quwatli, Syrian Prime Minister Sabri al-Asali. Eltaher was a good friend of President Quwatli from their joint days in exile in Egypt in the 1920s. His newspaper Asshoura was mouthpeice of the Arab liberation movements against European mandates in North Africa and the Middle East. From the archives of Mohammad Ali Eltaher (