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Sep 11, 2014

Arab Nations Vow Help to Fight ISIS ‘as Appropriate’

A joint communiqué issued by the United States and 10 Arab states endorsed a broad strategy to fight ISIS, but none of the Arab participants said precisely how they would help...

Sep 14, 2014

In war on ISIL, allies in short supply: Opinionline

What people are saying about the Obama's coalition with Arab leaders against Islamic State...

Sep 10, 2014

What would Middle East countries offer U.S.-led anti-ISIS coalition?

If Arab states, plus NATO member Turkey, join a coalition to take on Islamic State militants, they bring both formidable weaponry and some hesitation about participating in an American-led fight... #Middle East #Turkey #NATO

Sep 16, 2014

Arab Bank's Disputed Transfers Also Routed Through New York Banks

Arab Bank presents testimony that payments to suspected terrorists passed through other money center banks on their way to the Middle East... #Arab Bank #Middle East

Sep 14, 2014

Western-backed Syrian opposition leader meets UAE officials, vows to reorganize forces

The head of the main Western-backed Syrian opposition movement is seeking support in the United Arab Emirates for the group's war-battered rebel fighters... #Arab Bank #Middle East

Sep 14, 2014

Iraqi president: Egypt, Saudi Arabia, UAE don't need to join airstrikes against Islamic State

Iraq's president says Arab powers Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia do not need to join airstrikes against the Islamic State group... #Iraq #Egypt #Saudi Arabia #United Arab Emirates #Paris

Sep 08, 2014

Arab League votes to combat Islamic State group and other extremists in region

The Arab League agreed Monday to combat extremists like the Islamic State group as one of its suicide bombers killed 16 people at a meeting of Sunni tribal fighters and security troops in Iraq... #Arab League #Cairo #Iraq

Sep 07, 2014

Arab League leader calls for confronting Islamic State

Arab states must unite to confront the threat posed by the militants of the Islamic State, the secretary-general of the Arab League told member foreign ministers Sunday... #Arab League #Cairo #Iraq

Sep 02, 2014

Calf. high school drops hook-nosed ‘Arab’ mascot

A California high school has dropped its snarling, hook-nosed “Arab” mascot after civil rights groups cried foul — but is still keeping the name... #Arab League #Cairo #Iraq

Sep 12, 2014

Arabs Give Tepid Support to U.S. Fight Against ISIS

Three years after the United States left Iraq, its return to the region is getting a less than enthusiastic welcome, with allies finding ways to avoid specific commitments to an expanded effort against Sunni extremists... #Iraq #United States #Syria