Al Ain of the United Arab Emirates have one foot in the semi-finals of the AFC Champions League after a convincing 2-0 victory over Saudi Arabian giants Al Ittihad. Ismail Ahmed and Asamoah Gyan scored in the second half of their quarter-final first leg in front of a capacity crowd at the Hazza bin Zayed Stadium in Al Ain. Show More Summary
Cairo (AFP) - Arab League chief Nabil al-Arabi on Tuesday backed the nomination of new Iraqi premier Haidar al-Abadi, joining an international chorus of approval for the sidelining of outgoing Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki.
Arab League chief Nabil al-Arabi denounced on Monday "crimes against humanity" committed by jihadists in Iraq against the minority Yazidi sect, demanding the perpetrators be brought to justice. The jihadists' advances in northern Iraq have also prompted an exodus of Christians. Show More Summary
nabil The Arab League described Israeli attacks on Gaza that have killed at least 60 Palestinians on Sunday as a “war crime”. Nabil el-Araby, the head of the Cairo-based Arab League, considers Israeli shelling and ground attacks in Shejaia...Show More Summary
On July 14 Lebanese journalist Abd Al-Bari Atwan said "the vast majority of the countries participating in (the Arab League) summit...pray" Israel will "get ride of rid of Hamas once and for all." According to The Middle East Media Research...Show More Summary
CAIRO: Arab League chief Nabil al-Arabi accused Israel on Monday of war crimes, as Egypt asked Arab foreign ministers at a meeting in Cairo to support its initiative to end week-long fighting in Gaza. The Arab ministers in Cairo metShow More Summary
The Asian Chess Clubs Champions League is organized by the Al Ain Chess Club under the auspices of the UAE Chess Federation from 20th to 28th June, 2014 in Al Ain, United Arab Emirates.The Championship will be played as a single round robin among 8 teams, one from each of the 7 zones plus the host club. Show More Summary
The Asians Club Champions League is taking place from 20th to 28th June, 2014 in Al Ain, United Arab Emirates.The list of participants includes:1. India: PSPB – Petroleum Sports Promotion Board (2586) – GM Krishna Sasikiran 2669, GM Lalith Babu 2561, GM S.P.Sethuraman 2576, GM Deep Sengupta 2536, GM Abhijit Kunte 24822. Show More Summary
The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) and Iran aren't the only players trying to bite off a piece of the Arab League's fourth most populous country this week. Yesterday, Kurdish fighters took over Kirkuk and looted Iraqi army...Show More Summary
Beirut, Lebanon- Ten days after the resignation of Lakhdar Brahimi as UN and Arab League envoy to Syria, the search for a successor continues in the corridors of the UN in New York. Informed Arab diplomatic sources, speaking on condition...Show More Summary
Manchester City are currently enjoying their Premier League success by visiting their owner Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed in the United Arab Emirates. On Wednesday Man City performed an open training session in the Arabian heat for Sheikh Mansour, his family and around a thousand other guests. Also on the trip, the players were invited for an evening [...]
Lakhdar Brahimi, the United Nations and Arab League special envoy to Syria, has stepped down from his position. Brahimi took the position in 2012, but resigned largely due to his failure to successfully progress towards making peace between the warring parties in Syria. Show More Summary
United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon has accepted the resignation of the U.N. and Arab League's special envoy to Syria, Lakhdar Brahimi, who has been unable to make any significant progress toward ending Syria's bloody civilShow More Summary
First it was Kofi Annan; now his successor, Lakhdar Brahimi, is also stepping down as the UN and Arab League's special envoy to Syria. "He has faced almost impossible odds, with a Syrian nation, Middle Eastern region, and wider international community that have been hopelessly divided in their approaches to...
In a sign of just how completely the diplomatic efforts to resolve the Syrian crisis have collapsed, joint United Nations and Arab League peace envoy Lakhdar Brahimi handed in his resignation today, expressing sorrow for leaving Syria in "such a bad state." U.N. Show More Summary
Ministers in Cairo renew commitment to give $100m in monthly aid after Israel announces partial freeze in contacts.
One of the most telling signs that the Arab Spring has lost its reform steam appeared clearly in the latest meeting of Arab leaders in Kuwait. The Arab League's now annual summit witnessed a parade of Arab leaders agreeing unanimously...Show More Summary
Syria on Wednesday sharply criticized an Arab summit declaration that condemned “massacres” by its forces and reaffirmed support for the opposition National Coalition. State news agency SANA said nothing would change “the clear decision by the Syrian state to protect its people against terrorism and to face up to it forcefully and firmly”. President Bashar […]
SNC unable to convince body to hand it Syria's seat but will attend ministerial meetings on an "exceptional basis".
Arab leaders called Wednesday for a political solution to the conflict in Syria, overlooking Saudi-backed demands for greater military support for rebel forces to tip the balance in the war. Syria’s opposition National Coalition chief Ahmed Jarba called at the opening of the summit for the rebels to be supplied with “sophisticated” weaponry. Saudi Crown […]