The original amendments to the Fanco-Syrian Treaty of 1936

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The amendments are signed off by Henri de Martel, the High Commissioner of France in Syria and Lebanon, Prime Minister Jamil Mardam Bey, Foreign Minister Saadallah al-Jabiri, and Defense Minister Shukri al-Quwatli. The treaty was signed in 1936 between the National Bloc, headed by President Hashem al-Atasi, and the socialist cabinet of French Prime Minister Leon Blum.