National Bloc leaders in the orchards of Homs in 1932

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A discussion among Syria’s leading politicians in 1932 in the orchards of Homs while attending the first General Assembly of the National Bloc. In the middle stand Tawfiq al-Shishakli, the leader of Hama, and Hashem al-Atasi, the Bloc President. To the far right hand side are Riad al-Sulh, Ibrahim Hananu, and Saadallah al-Jabiri.