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Arab League calls for global probe into Israeli crimes

Arab League calls for global probe into Israeli crimes

The Arab League called on Thursday for an international probe into alleged crimes by Israeli forces against Palestinians following mass protests on the Gaza border that saw dozens of demonstrators killed.

Qatar participates in Arab League's permanent reps meeting

Qatar participates in Arab League's permanent reps meeting

The 149th session of the Council of the Arab League at the Level of Permanent Representatives kicked off at the Arab League General Secretariat headquarters here on Sunday.

Arab League chief condemns Houthis for 'assassinating' Saleh

Arab League chief condemns Houthis for 'assassinating' Saleh

The head of the Arab League warned that Saleh's killing following the collapse of his uneasy alliance with the rebels threatens an "explosion in the security situation" in the war-ravaged country.

Jordan warns Trump against Jerusalem recognition

Jordan warns Trump against Jerusalem recognition

Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi told his US counterpart Rex Tillerson that it was "necessary to preserve the historical and legal status of Jerusalem and refrain from any decision that aims to change that status".

Arab League chief says Lebanon should be 'spared'

Arab League chief says Lebanon should be 'spared'

The Arab League held an extraordinary general meeting on Sunday in Cairo at the request of Saudi Arabia, which called the ministerial-level session to discuss "violations" by its rival Iran.

Saudi Arabia, Arab allies hold talks on Iran, Hezbollah

Saudi Arabia, Arab allies hold talks on Iran, Hezbollah

Regional tensions have risen in recent weeks between Saudi Arabia and Iran over Lebanese Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri's surprise resignation and after an escalation in Yemen's conflict.

Lebanon FM to skip Arab League summit on Iran

Lebanon FM to skip Arab League summit on Iran

Lebanon's foreign minister will not attend an extraordinary Arab League meeting on Sunday called by Saudi Arabia to discuss "violations" committed by Iran, a ministry source told AFP.

Gulf crisis may be solved by December, says Kuwait

Gulf crisis may be solved by December, says Kuwait

Speaking to the official Kuwaiti news agency KUNA, Khaled al-Jarallah said Kuwait, the host, has not yet sent invitations to GCC leaders for the summit,

Qatar has not violated Riyadh pacts, says al-Muraikhi

Qatar has not violated Riyadh pacts, says al-Muraikhi

Doha ready for talks; Qatar against terrorism in all its types and forms, says Minister of State for Foreign Affairs.

Al Aqsa: Arab League says Israel 'playing with fire'

Al Aqsa: Arab League says Israel 'playing with fire'

The Arab League on Sunday accused Israel of "playing with fire" with new security measures at a highly sensitive Jerusalem holy site.

Ambassador refutes charges against Qatar

Ambassador refutes charges against Qatar

Qatar supports peace and justice and spends millions on educating and creating jobs in developing countries, offering more than 500 jobs to help adults, Qatar's Permanent Representative to the Arab League, Saif bin Muqaddam al-Buainain, has said.

Qatar plea to Arab League on students issue

Qatar plea to Arab League on students issue

The assistant director-general of the Arab League Educational Cultural and Scientific Organisation has received a message from HE the Minister of Education and Higher Education Dr Mohamed bin Abdul Wahed al-Hammadi.