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Iraq rejects the outcomes of Saudi-sponsored Arab League meeting in Cairo
Iraq rejects the outcomes of Saudi-sponsored Arab League meeting in Cairo
Iraqi Foreign Ministry issued an official statement on Monday saying that Baghdad has serious reservations vis-à-vis two articles in the final communiqué of the Arab League summit in Cairo which labeled Lebanon’s popular Hezbollah movement as a ‘terrorist’ organization.
MWFpress — Iraqi Foreign Ministry issued an official statement on Monday saying that Baghdad has serious reservations vis-à-vis two articles in the final communiqué of the Arab League summit in Cairo which labeled Lebanon’s popular Hezbollah movement as a ‘terrorist’ organization.
During yesterday’s Arab Foreign Ministers’ opening meeting, Saudi Arabia exerted enormous pressure on pro-Arab block in order to issue an anti-Hezbollah resolution.
Iraq, Qatar, Syria, Lebanon and Oman vehemently refused the recent anti-Hezbollah resolution, saying that the Lebanese group has defended not only Lebanon but the entire Middle-East region from the Israeli constant menace.

-iuvmonline
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