Toward an Arab League That Serves Arab Peoples

Arab League foreign ministers hold an emergency meeting on U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, in Cairo, Egypt

Absent from this year's agenda are the cultural, economic and micro-political problems that underlie regional conflicts.

Ahmed Charai is a publisher. He sits on the Board of Directors of The Atlantic Council in Washington and International Councilors at The Center for Strategic and International Studies. He's also Board of Trustees of the The Foreign Policy Research Institute in Philadelphia and member of the National Interest’s Advisory Council and member of the Advisory Council of the Gatestone Institute in New York.

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