Supervisor Elham AbolFateh
Editor in Chief Mohamed Wadie

Arab League Affirms Continuous Support for Palestine

Tue 14 May 2024 | 11:39 PM

During a recent press briefing, Hossam Zaki, the Assistant Secretary-General of the Arab League, emphasized the sustained Arab commitment to Palestine, which is set to be a focal point at the upcoming summit in Bahrain. Zaki pointed out that the Arab foreign ministers' meeting witnessed significant consensus, particularly concerning the agenda of the summit, with the situation in Gaza and other Palestinian issues taking center stage.

The press briefing, held following the Arab League Council's ministerial meeting, also addressed additional regional concerns, including conditions in Sudan, Libya, and Lebanon. These discussions contributed to a comprehensive agenda that will be presented to Arab leaders, leading to the anticipated "Declaration of Bahrain." This declaration will include all agreed items, highlighting extensive and broad-based agreements on the Palestinian issue that go beyond politics to cover numerous details.

Zaki assured that despite differing viewpoints, Arab support for the Palestinian cause remains unwavering and will be clearly evident in the decisions forthcoming from the summit. This steady support underlines the Arab League's commitment to Palestine amidst the complex geopolitical landscape of the region.

The Bahrain summit is viewed as a crucial event, not only for its expected resolutions but also as a demonstration of the Arab League's unified stance on Palestine. The outcomes are highly anticipated by the international community and will likely influence the region’s diplomatic and strategic directions. This focus on Palestine reinforces the Arab League's ongoing policy to keep this issue prominent in global discussions, advocating for a just and peaceful resolution to the longstanding conflict.