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'Historical Summary of Events in the Persian Gulf Shaikhdoms and the Sultanate of Muscat and Oman, 1928-1953: Appendices, Genealogical Tables' [‎115v] (17/142)

The record is made up of 1 volume (65 folios). It was created in c 1953. It was written in English. The original is part of the British Library: India Office The department of the British Government to which the Government of India reported between 1858 and 1947. The successor to the Court of Directors. Records and Private Papers.

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4. A Political Agent A mid-ranking political representative (equivalent to a Consul) from the diplomatic corps of the Government of India or one of its subordinate provincial governments, in charge of a Political Agency. or Political Officer should not give a certificate to a
slave from the territory of the Sultan of Muscat and Oman until he has obtained
the agreement of the Muscat Consulate.
5 Any special cases which are likely to cause political repercussions should
be referred to the Political Resident A senior ranking political representative (equivalent to a Consul General) from the diplomatic corps of the Government of India or one of its subordinate provincial governments, in charge of a Political Residency. before action is taken. It it is considered that
the slave's life is in danger he may be kept in safety pending the Political Resident A senior ranking political representative (equivalent to a Consul General) from the diplomatic corps of the Government of India or one of its subordinate provincial governments, in charge of a Political Residency. s
decision.
6. It should be made clear to manumitted slaves that they do not thereby
acquire quasi British nationality or any other change of national status.
7. Applications of Saudi Arabians for manumission should in all cases be
referred to the Political Resident A senior ranking political representative (equivalent to a Consul General) from the diplomatic corps of the Government of India or one of its subordinate provincial governments, in charge of a Political Residency. .
8. Manumission certificates are not issued to local inhabitants in Bahrain
or Qatar, where slavery has been abolished. In Kuwait, the Trucial States and
Muscat certificates may be issued to local slaves after investigation.
9. This memorandum cancels the memorandum on the Manumission of
Slaves dated June 25, 1953.
Note. —These Rules also apply mutatis mutandis to Her Majesty's Consulate,
Muscat.
APPENDIX C
(Paragraph 42)
Instructions for the Issue of No Objection Certificates for the Import of Firearms
and Ammunition, issued by the British Residency A diplomatic office of the British Government established in the provinces and regions considered part of, or under the influence of, British India. , Bahrain in 1954
1. No Objection Certificates for the import of all types of firearms and
ammunition will be issued by the Political Agent A mid-ranking political representative (equivalent to a Consul) from the diplomatic corps of the Government of India or one of its subordinate provincial governments, in charge of a Political Agency. /Consul in the territory concerned,
after consultation, if he thinks necessary, with the Political Resident A senior ranking political representative (equivalent to a Consul General) from the diplomatic corps of the Government of India or one of its subordinate provincial governments, in charge of a Political Residency. .
2. Before entertaining an application for a No Objection Certificate the
Political Agent A mid-ranking political representative (equivalent to a Consul) from the diplomatic corps of the Government of India or one of its subordinate provincial governments, in charge of a Political Agency. /Consul should obtain from the Ruler concerned written
confirmation that he has no objection to the granting of the application in question
except that such confirmation is not required for requests for permission to import
not more than 500 rounds of any one type of ammunition at any one time.
3. When considering applications, the Political Agent A mid-ranking political representative (equivalent to a Consul) from the diplomatic corps of the Government of India or one of its subordinate provincial governments, in charge of a Political Agency. /Consul should bear in
mind the objects for which the No Objection Certificate system exists, namely: —
{a) to prevent arms from reaching the tribes of the hinterland (especially in
the case of the Trucial States);
{b) to prevent the illicit supply of arms to the inhabitants of neighbouring
countries (especially in the case of Bahrain and Kuwait);
(c) to prevent undue accumulations of arms in the Gulf States themselves.
4. The Certificates should state the type and quantity of arms and/or
ammunition required, together with the country from which it is proposed to
import them. Separate Certificates are necessary where the exporters of various
items of a list are different.
5. The terms " firearms and ammunition " includes : —
Rifles and Machine-Guns (Sporting and Military).
Larger calibre guns.
Shotguns.
Pistols.
Revolvers.
Air-Rifles.
Ammunition (including blank) for any of the above.
Gun Powder.
Spart Parts.
In case of doubt, reference should be made to the Residency A diplomatic office of the British Government established in the provinces and regions considered part of, or under the influence of, British India. .

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Appendices to IOR/R/15/1/731(1). The appendices relate to the chapter on general matters, and to the chapters on Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, the Trucial States, and Muscat. Also includes genealogical tables of Ruling Families in the Gulf at the end of the volume and (separately filed) further handwritten genealogical tables.

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1 volume (65 folios)
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There is a list of contents at the front of the volume.

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Foliation: the foliation sequence commences at 110 on the front cover and terminates at 176 on the last of the loose folios stored in polyester sheets. These numbers are written in pencil, are enclosed in a circle, and appear in the top right hand corner of the recto The front of a sheet of paper or leaf, often abbreviated to 'r'. page of each folio. The foliation sequence is a continuation of that in the main part of the document - IOR/R/15/1/731(1).

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