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Keyword: Arab League

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Occupied Arab World

Arab League demanding funds while Muslims suffer in Iraq, Palestine and elsewhere

Crescent International

Dhu al-Qa'dah 08, 14382017-08-01

Amr Musa, the new secretary general of the Arab League, has announced reforms that he claims will transform the moribund 55-year-old organisation into an effective agency that is less bureaucratic and more responsive to the needs of the ‘Arab nation’.

News & Analysis

Egypt, Saudi relations weak and fragile

Amir Sajadi

Jumada' al-Ula' 04, 14382017-02-01

There is little in common between the Egyptian and Saudi regimes even if both are puppets of the West and the Saudis have tried to buttress the crumbling Egyptian economy. Their differences are coming to the fore amid rising tensions between the two oppressive regimes.

Daily News Analysis

Arab League summit: The dinosaur party at which most stayed away!

Crescent International

Shawwal 24, 14372016-07-29

Arab League summits are pretty pathetic affairs. Arabian rulers talk big but there is little action. Nothing can be expected from puppets but last week’s summit in Mauritania hit new lows!​​​​​​​

News & Analysis

How low can the Arabians get? Just watch

Tahir Mustafa

Jumada' al-Akhirah 23, 14372016-04-01

The Arab League is not a serious organization; it has never been. Yet at its meeting last month declaring Hizbullah a ‘terrorist’ organization must rank as the lowest point it has fallen to in its miserable existence.

Main Stories

And now an “Arab” army in the making…

Yusuf Dhia-Allah

Rajab 12, 14362015-05-01

No single Arabian army or a combination of them has ever won a single battle. Their sole achievement has been to conquer their own hapless people. A new plan proposes an “Arab” army; it will be used to suppress internal dissent, more efficiently!


The Saudi summit and the US’s new strategy for the Middle East

Crescent International

Rabi' al-Awwal 13, 14282007-04-01

For years the Arab League has been a symbol of the incompetence and impotence of the Arab states. Every time there has been a major issue in the Muslim world, the League has met and done absolutely nothing of note. Yet now, for some reason, the summit that is taking place in Riyadh at the end of March (as this issue of Crescent goes to press) is being hailed around the world as crucial for the future of the region

Occupied Arab World

Arab summit in Riyadh aims to recognise Israel and “contain” Islamic Iran

Waseem Shehzad

Rabi' al-Awwal 13, 14282007-04-01

Although they are usually secretive in their dealings, the Saudis are showing far too much political activism these days to go unnoticed. The Arab League is holding its summit in Riyadh on March 28-29 (after Crescent press time), and the top item on the agenda is the Arab regimes’ desire to recognise Israel.

Occupied Arab World

Arab League demonstrates its utter impotence over Iraq crisis

Our Own Correspondent

Dhu al-Hijjah 27, 14232003-03-01

The impotence of Arab regimes was again on display on February 17, when foreign ministers from the 22-member Arab League gathered in Cairo for an "extraordinary" meeting, not to formulate a common response to the invasion of Iraq, but merely to agree on a date for an "emergency" summit.

Occupied Arab World

Arab League meeting provokes only contempt

Crescent International

Muharram 22, 14222001-04-16

The first regular Arab league summit in ten years concluded its business in Amman (capital of Jordan) on March 28, failing to solve the problems it had set out to tackle.

Occupied Arab World

Arab ministers meet in Jeddah to implement ‘security’ pact

Crescent International

Jumada' al-Ula' 04, 14201999-08-16

Arab interior and justice ministers met in Jeddah, in the Hijaz, on August 1 to establish structures for the implementation of the Arab treaty against ‘terrorism’ which came into force on May 7 following its ratification by seven Arab League member states.

Occupied Arab World

Arab League and OAU mobilise against Islamic movements

Our Own Correspondent

Safar 16, 14201999-06-01

The war being waged against Islamic activism in the Arab world and Africa has taken an ominous new turn last month as the Arab League’s ‘anti-terrorism’ pact goes into force and plans are put into place for the adoption of a similar treaty by the member-states of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU).

Occupied Arab World

Arab League to defy the UN embargo on Libya?

Khalil Marwan

Rabi' al-Thani 28, 14181997-09-01

Will the Arab regimes muster enough courage to defy the western-led embargo against Libya imposed through the UN security council since April 1992?

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