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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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Funding is turning into some Arab countries' pressure card to effect change in the Arab League," said Abdullah al-Ashaal, Egypt's former assistant Foreign minister.
For his part, Slaheddine Jemmali said that his main mission is to strengthen the role of the Arab league in Libya and to promote its contribution to the achievement of the aspirations of the Libyan people for security and stability.
We in the Arab League do highly value and appreciate Bahrain's effective stances throughout the decades regarding the Arab and regional affair," Arab League Secretary-General Ahmed Abul Gheit told Bahrain News Agency (BNA) shortly before departure upon conclusion of his visit to the Kingdom of Bahrain.
They discussed ways of joint cooperation and enhancement of existing relations between the Sultanate and the Arab League.
On his part , Sheikh Khalifa bin Ali al- Harthy, said that his experience asthe Sultanate's accredited Ambassador to Egypt and its Permanent Delegate to the Arab League since 2009 has been rich on all levels.
The committee members include Foreign ministers of Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Bahrain, as well as the participation of the Secretary- General of the Arab League Dr.
According to the internal regulations, the Arab League decided to hold the urgent meeting.
On March 25, the Arab League announced plans to assemble a new joint Arab intervention force to respond to internal and external threats to league member states.
The club that is the Arab League is the oldest regional organization in the modern era -- at 69 years it is older than the UN.
The need to promote the joint Arab action through radical reform of the Arab League and its affiliate institutions in light of regional changes also featured in the talks.
Commenting on the Arab League Ministerial Meeting, the source added, "What is issued by the Arab League's summit or foreign ministers meetings does not concern Syria at all as the Arab League was and will never be a part of the solution.
The Scientific Technical Committee at the level of senior officials, headed by Iraq, started today its 8th meeting at the headquarters of the Arab League in order to prepare for the Arab Water Ministerial Meeting, which will be held under chairmanship of Dr.