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Biographical Data :

Name :Al Shukri Kuwatli
Period :1891 - 1967
Biographical detail : A Syrian political leader.

Kuwatli worked against the Turks and then the French for Syrian independence. He was elected President, when Syria became independent in 1943 but was overthrown in a military coup in 1949.

After a five-year exile in Egypt Kuwatli returned home and again became its President during 1955-1959.

Kuwatli and Gamal Abudl Nasser formed the United Arab Republic in 1958-61, a union of Syria and Egypt.
 (Compiler : M. Nauman Khan / Ghulam Mohiuddin)


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