The declaration issued at the end of the summit urges countries around the world not to move their diplomatic missions in Israel to contested Jerusalem.
Palestinian president says no new diplomatic plan at the Arab League summit opening Wednesday; Abbas to meet Trump in April.
Some observers expect Abbas to soften demands for opening of talks with Israel.
A study of Arab newspapers in the run-up to the Israeli War of Independence shows the kind of rhetoric that led to the Nakba, and is still present today.
Focusing on the outsized life of pan-Arabist Fawzi al-Qawuqji, Laila Parsons' 'The Commander' paints a rich picture of the history of Arab nationalism and anti-colonialism through 1948.
The EU has ignored the massacres in Syria, the fighting in Libya and Yemen and the rise of ISIS while repeatedly criticizing Israel, the region's sole democracy and only anchor of stability.
Reassuring words of peace without deeds won't improve relations with the U.S., stop the French initiative or get Netanyahu a photo-op with an Arab leader. Why? Kerry, Mogherini and Sissi just don't believe him.
Netanyahu vowed that the Golan will forever remain under Israeli sovereignty; the U.S. and Germany rejected the claim as counter to international law.
Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) 'deplore' Iranian meddling in regional affairs; Iran laments 'division in Islamic community.'
Fueling the Middle East rumor mill are suggestions Israel is considering a pre-emptive strike against Hezbollah. But there could be another – more clever and less bloody - way to disarm Lebanon's Party of God.