Arab League


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Arab League

An international organization intended to foster political and economic cooperation, and to deal with matters of regional concern. For example, it was able to prevent full-scale civil war in Lebanon in 1958 and has managed the Arab boycott of Israel since 1948. Since the early 2000s, it has been involved in the attempt to broker peace with Israel and the Palestinians. It was established in 1945 and is based in Cairo.
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Arab League officials have said on different occasions that they have not taken any decision on the crisis in Yemen as it has already been handled by the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).
The Lebanese stance at the Arab League has left its ripples on Mikati's Cabinet.
He explained the technical assistances that can be extended, later on, by the Arab League in this connection .
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign and Expatriates Affairs, Nasser Judeh, will preside over the 143rd Arab League Council's regular session, at the ministerial level, during the session's opening meeting scheduled on Sunday, March 9.
A statement issued by the consultative meeting of the Arab League Council held at the permanent representatives level in Cairo, chaired by Mauritania, urged all political forces in Yemen to come to one word, remain committed to the political solution, return to negotiation table, provide the appropriate atmosphere to implement the GCC initiative and its executive mechanism, the outcomes of the comprehensive national dialogue and the peace and national partnership arrangement to reach common goals that run in the path of the national interests of the country.
27(SUNA)-The Arab League has reiterated readiness to implement all programs and activities of the Disarmament, Demobilization and Re-integration(DDR) Commission in the war-affected States.
Cairo, Sep 12 (ONA) Deliberations of the 92nd session of the Arab Economic and Social Council at the ministerial level began at the Arab League HQs' today under the chair of Morocco.
Alternative proposals by Arab ministers include holding the summit in Cairo, the headquarters of the Arab League, or in the Egyptian coastal resort of Sharm Al Shaikh.
A summit meeting of the Arab League ended Sunday without any agreement on a proposal to offer Iran a dialogue.
Irrespective of the details of the Egyptian-Algerian dispute and the ramifications of the match, with each team sticking to its point of view, the crisis once again revealed the serious disequilibrium in the official Arab regime, and the weakness of the Arab League along with its lack of aptitude.
The 22-country Arab League will send envoys on a historic first mission to Israel this week to discuss a sweeping Arab peace initiative, Israeli and Arab diplomats said.
led 2003 invasion but Arab League officials scuttled the proposal," reported the AP on October 29.

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