Political From 2017-03-29 at 08:32 (Baghdad time)
Baghdad Mawazine News
The 28th Arab Summit in the Dead Sea region of Jordan will be launched to discuss a number of Arab and regional issues in the midst of several crises in the Arab region.
The summit, which begins at 11 am local time, will discuss about 17 items approved by the foreign ministers of the Arab countries at the preparatory meetings held on the overall Arab and regional issues.
The issues discussed at the summit include the Palestinian issue, ways to revive the peace process and the anti-terrorism file.
The Jordanian Foreign Minister, Ayman Safadi, stressed that the efforts of the current Arab summit held in Jordan to find a solution to the outstanding issues, especially Syria, Iraq and Yemen, stressing during the meeting of foreign preparatory ministers on the importance of Arab consensus.
The summit comes at a time when the worsening crises in the Arab region to the tragic situation of millions in a number of Arab countries, some displaced and some displaced, and others decided to risk immigration to Europe in search of a better life.
The countries of Iraq, Syria, Yemen and Libya are witnessing wars or armed conflicts that increase Iran's interference, while other Arab countries suffer from bad economic conditions that adversely affected the living standards of their population.
Political experts see the Arab summit as an opportunity to contain divisions among university members on a number of important issues.
During the opening session, Jordan's King Abdullah II will take over the presidency from Mauritania's President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz.
The morning session will be attended by UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres, EU Foreign Minister Federica Mughrini, OIC Secretary-General Yousef bin Ahmed Al-Othaimeen, the President of the Arab Parliament Meshaal Bin Fahm Al-Salami and AU Commission Chairperson Moussa Faki.
The Arab leaders also hold a closed session to discuss a number of issues and issues of interest to the Arab world
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