A ceremony honoring President Shukri al-Quwatli in Lebanon in 1945

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Seated in the front row is Quwatli, and next to him is his son Hassan, then President Bshara al-Khury of Lebanon, Prime Minister Riad al-Sulh, and Justice Minister Said al-Ghazzi. Next to Hassan al-Quwatli is the landowner and Damascus MP Nuri al-Ibish. Behind President Quwatli, to the far left of the photograph, are Issam al-Inklizi, the secretary-general of the Syrian Presidency and Izzat Murayden, Dean of the Faculty of Medicine at Damascus University.