Arab League

EU-Arab League summit in Egypt is 'insignificant, ceremonial'

The meeting of leaders from the EU and the Arab League in Egypt's Sharm el-Sheikh will likely be fruitless, experts say.

EU-Arab League summit in Egypt is 'insignificant, ceremonial'

Syria's War

Tunisia calls for Arab League to readmit Syria

The Arab League suspended Syria's membership in November 2011 as the death toll in the country's civil war mounted.

Tunisia calls for Arab League to readmit Syria

Lebanon

Rifts and absences overshadow 'failed' Beirut summit

Qatar and Mauritania to join Arab economic summit, but Palestinian and Egyptian presidents pull out at the last minute.

Rifts and absences overshadow 'failed' Arab summit in Beirut

Arab League

Lebanon summit reveals Arab divisions over Syria, Iran

Several heads of state have pulled out of an Arab economic summit in Beirut this weekend.

Lebanon summit reveals Arab divisions over Syria, Iran

United Arab Emirates

UAE reopens Damascus embassy after seven years

Move seen as boost to Syrian government from an Arab country which once funded opposition fighters.

UAE reopens Damascus embassy after seven years

Middle East

Arab League warns Brazil not to move embassy to Jerusalem

Alliance of Arab nations says moving Brazil's embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem would violate international laws.

Arab League warns Brazil not to move embassy to Jerusalem

Inside Story

The burning frustration of the Palestinian people

Why do so many Palestinians believe Arab nations are not doing enough to end their plight?

Middle East

Arab leaders mute on Syria strikes at Saudi summit

US-led strikes not discussed at Arab League but leaders call Trump's Jerusalem move 'null and illegitimate'.

Qatar

Qatar receives official invitation to Riyadh Arab League summit

Qatar says it will participate in this year's summit in Saudi Arabia but has yet to decide on level of participation.

Qatar receives official invitation to Riyadh Arab League summit

Arab League

Will the Arab League take Israel to court?

Hamas chief asked the league's secretary-general to sue Israel at the International Criminal Court (ICC).

Arab League urged to sue Israel at ICC

Arab League

Q&A: What ever happened to the Arab League?

Middle East scholar Sean Yom discusses why the Arab League is unable to resolve disputes and present a coherent front.

Q&A: What ever happened to the Arab League?

Palestine

Arab League aims to nullify Trump's Jerusalem move

Arab foreign ministers push for UN resolution recognising a Palestinian state with East Jerusalem as its capital.

Arab League aims to nullify Trump's Jerusalem move

Jerusalem

'Dangerous and unjust': Arab League condemns US move

Arab states hold emergency meeting in Cairo to discuss Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

Middle East

Saudi, Bahrain condemn Iran at Arab League meeting

Arab foreign ministers meet in Cairo to condemn Iran's alleged meddling and support for militias in the region.

Saudi, Bahrain condemn Iran at Arab League meeting

Middle East

Arab League to discuss Iranian 'violations'

At Saudi Arabia's request, Arab foreign ministers are holding an emergency meeting in Cairo.