Emergency meeting of Arab Foreign Ministers concludes in Cairo

January 13, 2013

The Secretariat General of the Arab League (AL) concluded an emergency meeting of Arab Foreign Ministers in Cairo today, under the leadership of Lebanese Foreign Minister Adnan Mansour. The Saudi delegation was led by Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Dr. Nizar bin Obeid Madani. During the meeting, the ministers discussed the conflict in Syria, focusing particularly on strategies for solving the refugee crisis. They also reviewed the ramifications of the financial crisis faced by Palestine, along with other issues of common concern.