An article on day-to-day life of President Shukri al-Quwatli - 1958

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Shukri al-Quwatli, who served as president of Syria in 1943-1949, and then again in 1955-1958, resigned from his post in favor of the Syrian-Egyptian Union in February 1958. President Gamal Abdul Nasser bestowed upon him the honorary title of "First Arab Citizen." This article appeared in the Egyptian press about Quwatli's day-to-day life after leaving office in 1958.