A rare photo of King Faisal I of Syria with King Abdul-Aziz of Saudi Arabia in the mid-1920s

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King Abdul-Aziz had famously toppled King Faisal's father, Sharif Hussein, who had proclaimed himself Prince of Mecca and King of the Hijaz after collapse of the Ottoman Empire in 1918. Faisal at the time was serving as King of Iraq after having been toppled in Damascus by the French in 1920