Gulf Cooperation Council


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Gulf Cooperation Council

An international organization fostering greater political and economic unity for Arab countries in the Arabian Gulf. Among other things, it exists to promote similar regulatory regimes, to unify military presence and to advance the private sector. Most members had pledged to create a common currency by 2010, but this has been postponed indefinitely. See also: Khaleeji.
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For his part, the Secretary General of the Gulf Cooperation Council stressed that the implementation of Security Council resolution 2216 is the guarantor for restoring security and stability to Yemen, reiterating the GCC 's support for Yemen until the victory is achieved and the security and stability prevail in all cities and provinces there.
BRUSSELS - The six-nation Gulf Cooperation Council has postponed an annual high-level meeting with the European Union, it was announced on Wednesday, in what one diplomatic source said was a row over human rights.
Prince Turki, who was the kingdom's former intelligence chief, also said the Gulf Cooperation Council states must be part of the negotiations between major world powers and Iran.
The reception came on the occasion of the start of the 129th preparatory session of the Ministerial Council of the 34th session of the Supreme Council of Gulf Cooperation Council to be held in Kuwait next December.
Muscat, September 18 (BNA) - The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Consultative Authority will hold its third meeting in the Omani capital, Muscat, next Monday.
Summary: Dubai Police Commander-in-Chief Lieutenant-General Dhahi Khalfan Tamim said on Wednesday the members of the Muslim Brotherhood in the six-nation Gulf Cooperation Council have become the greatest danger to the Arab nations' security.
Summary: The Gulf Cooperation Council will hold a meeting in Riyadh next week to agree on mechanisms for imposing sanctions on members of Lebanon's Hezbollah, its head Abdullatif al-Zayani said.
Manama: The foreign ministers of the Gulf Cooperation Council are scheduled to meet newly-appointed US Secretary of State John Kerry as he makes his second trip to an Arab capital as secretary of state following his stop in Cairo.
Moroccan King Mohammad VI will be visiting the UAE on Monday as part of a tour of Gulf Cooperation Council states, according to a Moroccan Royal Court statement.
27 (Petra)--A Kuwaiti delegation started an official visit to the Kingdom on Monday to discuss Kuwait's contribution to the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) fund to Jordan.
During the meeting, it was also agreed on early conclusion of Pakistan and the countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council Free Trade Agreement (FTA) which will give a strong impetus to economic and trade relations with Pakistan to Saudi Arabia and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).

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