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Low expectations ahead of Arab League summit

The conflict in Syria and the fight against ISIL will top the agenda at a meeting of leaders from 21 Arab states. They are gathering in Jordan ahead of the annual Arab League summit, which is due to begin on Wednesday.

The conflict in Syria and the fight against ISIL will top the agenda at a meeting of leaders from 21 Arab states.

They are gathering in Jordan ahead of the annual Arab League summit, which is due to begin on Wednesday.

But expectations are low about what the meeting might actually accomplish.

Al Jazeera’s Hashem Ahelbarra reports from the Dead Sea.