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.

Opinion

Arab summit: Arab leaders oblivious to Arab realities

The latest Arab summit ignored domestic deficiencies that undermine the unity and stability of many Arab countries.

Rami G Khouri

by Rami G Khouri

Rami G Khouri

Arab League

Arab Summit: 'Arabs lost confidence in their leaders'

The summit will do little to end the conflicts in the region, analysts say.

Arab Summit: 'Arabs lost confidence in their leaders'

Middle East

Arab League leaders demand a Palestinian state

Two-state solution is the only way forward as Arab leaders denounce Israel's 'continuous violations' at annual summit.

Opinion

World leaders perpetuate failed anti-terror policies

After decades of failed military action we still don't know what drives citizens to terror.

Rami G Khouri

by Rami G Khouri

Rami G Khouri

Mauritania

Security issues dominate Arab League summit

Leaders at Mauritania meeting vow to "defeat terrorism" and back French bid to relaunch Israeli-Palestinian peace talks.

Syria, Iraq, Yemen, Libya top Arab League summit agenda

Arab League

Arab League labels Hezbollah a 'terrorist' group

The move, which was not backed by Lebanon and Iraq, comes after the Gulf Cooperation Council adopted the same stance.

Arab League labels Hezbollah a 'terrorist' group

Middle East

Arab League elects Egyptian ex-FM as secretary-general

Bloc of 22 majority-Arab states appoints Ahmed Aboul-Gheit, who was the only contender for the post.

Arab League elects Ahmed Aboul-Gheit as new chief

Arab League

Arab League backs Saudis in Iran row

Arab foreign ministers rally behind Riyadh in dispute with Tehran over attacks on Saudi diplomatic missions.