Future TV host Muwafak al-Khani with Syrian officers in 1953

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Image Source: Yassin al-Ferjani Archive

Muwafak al-Khani at the time was director of Syrian Arab Airways. In future years after the launch of Syrian TV in 1960, he established a popular program called "From A to Z." Standing next to him is Captain Yassin al-Ferjani, one of the creators of the Syrian-Egyptian Union of 1958 who went on to become governor of Hama under the United Arab Republic (UAR).