The funeral of Prime Minister Nasuhi al-Boukhari in Damascus in 1961

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The funeral of Prime Minister Nasuhi al-Boukhari in Damascus in 1961. Boukhari became prime minister briefly under President Hashem al-Atasi in 1939 but remained active in Syrian politics from World War I until the Arab-Israeli War of 1948. He served many times as minister of defense and education.