President Husni al-Zaim at the Presidential Palace in 1949

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President Husni al-Zaim, after winning the elections in a plebiscite, receiving well-wishers at the Presidential Palace in July 1949. Next to him is ex-Prime Minister Nasuhi al-Boukhari, who had served as premiere ten years earlier, in 1939.