a confederation formed in 1945 by Egypt, Iraq, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Jordan, and Yemen and later joined by Libya, Sudan, Morocco, Tunisia, Kuwait, Algeria, Bahrain, Mauritania, Oman, Qatar, Somalia, and the United Arab Emirates.
- Also called League of Arab States .
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How to use Arab League in a sentence
This initiative had the support of all 22 members of the Arab League, which in and of itself is remarkable.In the Middle East, the Two-State Solution Is Dead | Dean Obeidallah | January 2, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
However, the Arab League, which includes Qatar, the UAE and Saudi Arabia, never approved a military strike.
And the head of the Arab League stated that the league “strongly denounced” ISIS and its attacks on Christians in Iraq.
There's 22 members of the Arab League and each of them has a desk in the State Department.Pro-Israel Activist Josh Block Attacks U.S. Foreign Service As Working For Arab States | Ali Gharib | November 1, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Meanwhile, the Arab League has made clear that whatever we do, we will not be covered in glory.
British Dictionary definitions for Arab League
the league of independent Arab states formed in 1945 to further cultural, economic, military, political, and social cooperation
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