Arab leaders are gathering in Qatar to attend the 21st summit of the Arab League.
Besides trying to ease regional rifts, leaders have placed the arrest warrant issued against Omar al-Bashir, Sudan's president, high on their agenda.
They are likely to condemn the move to arrest al-Bashir.
But the people of Sudan differ over how much the Arab League can achieve and deliver. Al Jazeera's Hashem Ahelbarra reports from Khartoum.