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Palestinians seek to sue Britain over 1917 vow to Jews

In 2012, the Palestinians had won the status of an observer state in the United Nations.

Morocco wants to rejoin African Union: King Mohammed VI

Morocco wants to rejoin African Union: King Mohammed VI

Morocco wants to rejoin the African Union.

Arab League brands Lebanon`s Hezbollah `terror` group

Arab League brands Lebanon`s Hezbollah `terror` group

The Arab League on Friday declared Iran ally Hezbollah a "terrorist" group, after Gulf monarchies adopted the same stance over the Lebanese Shiite movement`s support for the regime in Syria`s war

India, Arab League vow to combat terror, sources of funding

The meeting, which was opened by Bahrain's Foreign Minister Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifa, culminated with the two sides issuing a joint statement - the Manama Declaration.

Sushma Swaraj arrives in Bahrain for 1st India-Arab ministerial meeting

Sushma Swaraj arrives in Bahrain for 1st India-Arab ministerial meeting

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will hold bilateral meetings with foreign ministers of a number of Arab League countries.

Arab League delays meeting on joint military force

The Arab League said it had postponed indefinitely a ministerial meeting set for Thursday to approve the creation of a joint military force to intervene against jihadists.

Arab League vows military support for Libya, no word on air strikes

The Arab League pledged military support on Tuesday to help Libya`s internationally recognised government fight Islamic State, but did not publicly agree to a request for air strikes.

Iran deal to help rid region of weapons of mass destruction: Arab League

 Arab League chief Nabil al-Arabi said Wednesday a historic nuclear deal between Iran and world powers is a first step to ridding the Middle East of weapons of mass destruction.

FIFA scandal: Arab League slams `hateful campaign` against Qatar

FIFA scandal: Arab League slams `hateful campaign` against Qatar

The Arab League on Sunday condemned what it called the "hateful campaign" against Qatar`s controversial hosting of the 2022 World Cup, amid a corruption scandal rocking football`s governing body FIFA.

Arab Army chiefs begin work on building regional force

 Army chiefs from Arab League nations on Wednesday began work on building a region-wide military force aimed at combating jihadists including the Islamic State group.

Arab Army chiefs meet to plan regional force

 Army chiefs from Arab League nations met in Cairo on Wednesday to start work on the establishment of a region-wide military force aimed at combatting jihadists including the Islamic State group.

UN Secretary General to meet with Iraqi leaders in Baghdad

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon arrived in Baghdad on Monday for meetings with Iraq`s leaders, a UN official confirmed. 

Arab summit agrees on unified military force for crises

Arab summit agrees on unified military force for crises

Arab leaders at a summit in Egypt announced the formation of a unified military force to counter growing security threats from Yemen to Libya and as regional heavyweights Saudi Arabia and Iran engage in sectarian proxy wars.

Yemen intervention to go on until Huthi `surrender`: Arab League

Arab League chief Nabil al-Arabi said on Sunday a Saudi-led offensive in Yemen will continue until the Huthi Shiite rebels "surrender" their weapons and withdraw from areas they seized.

Egypt`s Sisi renews call for Arab force citing `unprecedented` threats

Egypt`s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi urged Arab leaders at a summit on Saturday to back the creation of a joint military force, saying the region faced "unprecedented" threats.

Arab League announces support for coalition against Houthis

The secretary general of the Arab League, Nabil al-Arabi, announced on Thursday the league's full support of the coalition of Arab states led by Saudi Arabia against the Shia Houthi rebels in Yemen.

Yemen FM calls for `urgent` military intervention ahead of Arab summit

Yemen`s foreign minister called Wednesday for urgent military intervention in his country ahead of an Arab League summit in Egypt, as rebel forces closed in on the beleaguered government in Aden.

 

'Urgent need' for unified anti-jihadist force: Arab League

Arab League chief Nabil al-Arabi called on Monday for the creation of a unified Arab force to battle the spread of Islamic extremist groups.

 

`Urgent need` for unified anti-jihadist force: Arab League

Arab League chief Nabil al-Arabi called on Monday for the creation of a unified Arab force to battle the spread of Islamic extremist groups.

Qatar recalls ambassador to Egypt following dispute over Libya strikes

Qatar has recalled its ambassador to Egypt, state news agency QNA said late on Wednesday, following a dispute over Egyptian air strikes on Islamic State targets in Libya.