2001 News Story

Arab foreign ministers to begin 116th session in Cairo today

The foreign ministers of the League of Arab States held in Cairo today the third in a series of closed-door sessions under the chairmanship of the foreign minister of Comoros Muhammed Al-Emin Seif Al-Yemeni. The agenda covers Arab relations with Africa, Europe, and the United Nations as well as regional issues such as the Middle East situation. Attending the meetings is Foreign Minister Prince Saud Al-Faisal, who arrived in Cairo yesterday to lead the Kingdom's delegation to the 116th open session whose two-day deliberations begin later today.