Arab League

Israel's deliberate starvation of Palestinians is 'war crime': AL Secretary-General

Tue, 11 Jun 2024 - 08:42 GMT

He stressed that without UNRWA and its pivotal role, the humanitarian situation would collapse completely in Gaza Strip

Immediate stop of war is a must, to maintain humanitarian conscience: AL Chief

Thu, 30 May 2024 - 08:44 GMT

Arab League (AL) Chief Abul Gheit stated that the continuous Israeli aggression on the Gaza Strip for 8 months is a decisive point in the history of the region, pointing out to the deep frustration towards the inability of the international community to halt this aggression.

Aboul Gheit salutes Norway, Ireland, Spain after recognizing Palestine

Wed, 22 May 2024 - 12:03 GMT

Secretary-General of the Arab League Ahmed Aboul Gheit highly welcomed the important steps taken by Norway, Ireland and Spain to recognize the State of Palestine.

President Sisi arrives in Bahrain to attend 33rd Arab Summit

Wed, 15 May 2024 - 04:12 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El Sisi arrived in Bahrain on Wednesday to attend the 33rd session of the Arab League Council.

Arab League calls for providing protection for Palestinian families in Gaza

Wed, 15 May 2024 - 01:29 GMT

Families also contribute to promoting awareness of environment protection and adaptation with climate change, the statement said.

Egypt FM asserts Egypt's support for Yemen

Tue, 14 May 2024 - 09:19 GMT

Egypt is committed to providing all the necessary support for efforts aiming to reach a sustainable and all-inclusive political solution for the Yemeni crisis and to uphold Yemen's sovereignty, unity, independence, and territorial integrity, affirmed Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry.

AL Chief: Although Hamas accepted Egyptian-Qatari proposal for a ceasefire, Israel has bad intentions

Mon, 06 May 2024 - 09:45 GMT

He called on the Security Council, especially the United States and the Western countries that support Israel, to assume their responsibilities and curb the occupation force.

Abul Gheit welcomes outcomes of UN independent probe on UNRWA

Wed, 24 Apr 2024 - 11:55 GMT

The group will assess whether the agency is doing everything within its power to ensure neutrality and to respond to allegations of serious breaches when they are made.

Israel seeks to silence voices speaking about Gaza massacres: Arab League secretary general

Mon, 22 Apr 2024 - 09:58 GMT

Secretary-General of the League of Arab States, Ahmed Aboul Gheit, discussed with the UN rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Palestine, the humanitarian situation in Gaza Strip.

Containing escalation in region begins with ending Israeli massacre in Gaza: Aboul Gheit

Wed, 17 Apr 2024 - 11:40 GMT

Secretary-General of the League of Arab States Ahmed Aboul Gheit received Wednesday, at the headquarters of the General Secretariat, Major General Patrick Gochat, Head of the United Nations Truce Supervision Organization mission, which is concerned with follow-up and field monitoring of the implementation of the armistice agreements between Israel and its neighbors.

Arab League Urges New Zealand to Recognize State of Palestine

Sun, 31 Mar 2024 - 07:57 GMT

During a meeting at the Cairo-based headquarters of the Arab League, Aboul Gheit called for granting Palestine full membership in the United Nations to facilitate negotiations between the two parties on an equal footing.

Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, EU share 'identical' viewpoint on Gaza: AL chief

Mon, 22 Jan 2024 - 09:18 GMT

On his "X'' account, Abul Gheit said that the identical viewpoint is related to the Gaza Strip and the necessity of putting an end to the Israeli war along with reaching a political solution, which leads to implementing the two-state solution.

Arab League reiterates full solidarity with Somalia, rejection of Ethiopia-Somaliland MoU

Sat, 20 Jan 2024 - 10:28 GMT

Secretary-General of the Arab League Ahmed Abul Gheit Saturday voiced full solidarity with the Somali state and supported its position regarding the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed between Ethiopia and the Somaliland region.

Egyptian FM criticizes Ethiopia, expresses support to Somalia

Wed, 17 Jan 2024 - 02:44 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry took part in the extraordinary Arab League session held to support Somalia on January 17.

Sisi stresses Egypt's support for Arab League to address regional challenges

Mon, 08 Jan 2024 - 02:30 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi stressed Egypt's support for the pivotal role played by the Arab League (AL) to enhance joint Arab action and preserve Arab unity in the face of the current complicated and unprecedented challenges in the region.

Egyptian FM to attend Russian-Arab Cooperation Forum in Morocco

Tue, 19 Dec 2023 - 10:21 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry headed Tuesday to Morocco's Marrakesh to attend the sixth session of the Russian-Arab Cooperation Forum.

Arab League provides $400K-worth of aid to Gaza

Thu, 23 Nov 2023 - 01:23 GMT

An aid caravan provided by the Arab League's Council of Social Affairs Ministers was launched towards Gaza Strip Tuesday.

Egyptian FM begins tour on Gaza to Security Council permanent member states

Sun, 19 Nov 2023 - 09:55 GMT

The minister, accompanied by counterparts who are members of the committee formed last week during the Extraordinary Arab-Islamic Meeting, will meet with foreign ministers and political leaders.

Israel implements 'scorched-earth policy' through intentionally targeting water stations, hospitals in Gaza: Abul Gheit

Sun, 29 Oct 2023 - 12:44 GMT

Secretary-General of the League of Arab league Ahmed Aboul Gheit, said that Israel is implementing the scorched-earth policy through intentionally targeting water stations and hospitals in the Gaza Strip.

Arab League: UNGA adoption of a Gaza truce resolution reflects true int’l will away from veto dominance

Fri, 27 Oct 2023 - 08:51 GMT

Secretary General of the Arab League Ahmed Abul Gheit said the United Nations General Assembly’s adoption of a resolution calling for a humanitarian truce in Gaza with a majority of 120 votes reflects the true international.