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Arab League

also League of Arab States
An association of Arab states established in 1945 to promote cooperation among members regarding economic and social development and foreign policy.

Arab League

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the league of independent Arab states formed in 1945 to further cultural, economic, military, political, and social cooperation

Arab League

An organization of independent Arab states formed in 1945 to promote military, economic, political, and cultural cooperation.
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Noun1.Arab League - an international organization of independent Arab states formed in 1945 to promote cultural and economic and military and political and social cooperation
Algeria, Algerie, Democratic and Popular Republic of Algeria - a republic in northwestern Africa on the Mediterranean Sea with a population that is predominantly Sunni Muslim; colonized by France in the 19th century but gained autonomy in the early 1960s
Afars and Issas, Republic of Djibouti, Djibouti - a country in northeastern Africa on the Somali peninsula; formerly under French control but became independent in 1997
State of Bahrain, Bahrain, Bahrein - an island country in the Persian Gulf off the coast of Saudi Arabia; oil revenues funded progressive programs until reserves were exhausted in 1970s
Arab Republic of Egypt, Egypt, United Arab Republic - a republic in northeastern Africa known as the United Arab Republic until 1971; site of an ancient civilization that flourished from 2600 to 30 BC
Al-Iraq, Irak, Iraq, Republic of Iraq - a republic in the Middle East in western Asia; the ancient civilization of Mesopotamia was in the area now known as Iraq
Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Jordan - an Arab kingdom in southwestern Asia on the Red Sea
State of Kuwait, Koweit, Kuwait - an Arab kingdom in Asia on the northwestern coast of the Persian Gulf; a major source of petroleum
Lebanese Republic, Lebanon - an Asian republic at east end of Mediterranean
Libya, Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriya - a military dictatorship in northern Africa on the Mediterranean; consists almost entirely of desert; a major exporter of petroleum
Islamic Republic of Mauritania, Mauritania, Mauritanie, Muritaniya - a country in northwestern Africa with a provisional military government; achieved independence from France in 1960; largely western Sahara Desert
Al-Magrib, Kingdom of Morocco, Maroc, Marruecos, Morocco - a kingdom (constitutional monarchy) in northwestern Africa with a largely Muslim population; achieved independence from France in 1956
Muscat and Oman, Oman, Sultanate of Oman - a strategically located monarchy on the southern and eastern coasts of the Arabian Peninsula; the economy is dominated by oil
Katar, Qatar, State of Katar, State of Qatar - an Arab country on the peninsula of Qatar; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1971; the economy is dominated by oil
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Saudi Arabia - an absolute monarchy occupying most of the Arabian Peninsula in southwest Asia; vast oil reserves dominate the economy
Somalia - a republic in extreme eastern Africa on the Somali peninsula; subject to tribal warfare
Republic of the Sudan, Soudan, Sudan - a republic in northeastern Africa on the Red Sea; achieved independence from Egypt and the United Kingdom in 1956
Syria, Syrian Arab Republic - an Asian republic in the Middle East at the east end of the Mediterranean; site of some of the world's most ancient centers of civilization
Republic of Tunisia, Tunisia - a republic in northwestern Africa on the Mediterranean coast; achieved independence from France in 1956; "southern Tunisia is mostly desert"
United Arab Emirates - a federation of seven Arab emirates on the eastern Arabian peninsula; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1971; rich in oil reserves
Republic of Yemen, Yemen - a republic on the southwestern shores of the Arabian Peninsula on the Indian Ocean; formed in 1990
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The news of the application was reportedly said to have been communicated by a senior Egyptian diplomat that has quickly painted a belief of credibility on the issue among South Sudanese and the people of Arab League member states.
Security Council and unspecified measures regarding bilateral ties between Arab League member states and Washington.
He called on Arab League member States to close ranks in face of "agendas aimed at aggravating tensions in the region.
In fact, out of the 22 Arab League member states, five governments are currently implementing accrual accounting IPSAS, transitioning from cash / modified cash accounting basis.
The UAE Foreign Minister also expressed the hope that the emergency meeting of Arab foreign ministers would reach agreement on a unified Arab stance within the framework of Arab solidarity and common security and safeguarding of the regional sovereignty of all Arab states, so as to confront Iran's policy of interference in the internal affairs of Arab League member states.
There should not be taken any sort of decision by means of surpassing the will of any of the Arab league member states," Falha stressed, stepping up calls for Arab respect for national laws regarding the distribution of T.
The protocol will be presented to the Joint Defence Council to be approved, after consultations with Kuwait, last year's Arab League host, and Morocco, Egypt's successor as host, as well as with the other Arab League member states.
CAIRO -- Arab League member states have agreed in principle to form a joint inter-Arab military peacekeeping force.
These findings emerging from a recent meeting comprising the tourism ministers of the 22 Arab League member states held in Bahrain, last year's Arab capital of tourism, revealed stark differences in the fortunes of North African countries traditionally dependent on the western tourist and Gulf countries now intent on creating their own niche in the travel market and talking bullishly of boosting visitor numbers.
But Al-Khatib's shock, which is as recurring as the disappointment prevailing over the majority of the Syrians vis-a-vis the American-European verbal support, will have no choice but to rely on the summit's decision which allowed the Arab League member states to arm the Free Army, by providing it with "all available self-defense means, including military ones.
An Arab summit agreed last night that Arab League member states had the right to provide military support to Syrians fighting President Bashar Al Assad, according to a draft declaration.
They include forming a high-level committee of legal experts representing Arab league member states to draft a constituent charter or protocol.

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