'15/3 Vol I XV - B/1 VISITORS SUSPECTS & UNDESIRABLES SULEMAN AL BARUNI AL NAFUSI & HIS RELATIVES Jan 1923 - June 1940.' [187r] (384/420)
The record is made up of 1 file (206 folios). It was created in 25 Jan 1923-8 Jun 1940. 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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Letter dated the 10th 3 a far 13*59 7
0 f "thrLsociattoVof U Tri po°u yed • Muilar '^ d ‘ A ^<U ^residen 1
ciation ot Tnpoiian iirimigrants in Tunis.
I received your letter of the 16th Muharram in an
opportune moment and was very glad to *now of the acti
vities of our countrymen in Tunis and of their future
plan for the welfare of their country. I a m still more
glad to learn that the responsibilities of presidentship
have been placed on you. This I hnew from our brother
Anmad Zarem, cier*: of the Association. May God bless
and help you in your undertaking and may He grant us
-the opportunity of meeting in our dear native country
which we had to leave. Surely it is not difficult to God.
Since a long time I have been trying to get leave to
go to Tunis for treatment and shortly I will leave for
India. I hope to return soon and to see that the way of
lunis is open ior me. hlease let me know if anything
new happens to you. As for news of Tunis and of our
dear country, mostly I hear them from radio. I am very
sorry to hear the latest news about scarcity of rain and
famine. Everything is in the hand of God. I have received
letters from our brothers of Syria and Egypt and I am
glad to learn that they have formed an association with
Syed Idris Al Sanausi as its president. It is desirable
that both the associations remain in touch with one anothe.,
to exchange their ideas and each should show its acti
vities and plans to the other so that they may shape
a united thought and aim. As for a binding between the
two associations for work, I do not find it possible
or fruitful as both of them are under the supervision
of different„governments. Hence it is necessary that each
association should act according to the guidance oi the
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The file comprises telegrams, despatches, correspondence, memoranda, and notes, relating to Suleiman al Baruni and his relatives.
The discussion in the file concerns:
- Baruni's travel to Iraq and Muscat
- his membership of the Ibadhi sect and the esteem he was held in by both the Sultan of Muscat and Oman and the Imam of Oman
- his appointment as Minister in the government of the Sultanate of Muscat and Oman
- arrangements for travel of members of his family
The principal correspondents in the volume are: 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. , Muscat; 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. in the Persian Gulf Historically used by the British to refer to the sea area between the Arabian Peninsula and Iran. Often referred to as The Gulf or the Arabian Gulf. ; HM High Commissioner for Iraq; and officials of the Government of the Sultanate of Muscat and Oman.
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Foliation: the foliation sequence (used for referencing) commences at the first folio with 1 and terminates at the last folio with 202; these numbers are written in pencil, are circled, and are located in the top right corner of the recto The front of a sheet of paper or leaf, often abbreviated to 'r'. side of each folio. The foliation sequence does not include the front and back covers, nor does it include the leading and ending flyleaves. A previous foliation sequence, which is also circled, has been superseded and therefore crossed out.
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