Published On: Sun, Apr 15th, 2018

Arab League summit set to kick off in Saudi’s Dammam city

Arab leaders – except Syrian President Bashar Al Assad – will today meet in Saudi Arabia for the 29th summit, which focuses on the current crisis in the Arab world.

The meeting expected to kick-start in the Saudi city of Dammam, with leaders from the 22-member body, including Somalia – without suspended Syria are in attendance.

This is the bloc’s first since President Donald Trump’s controversial recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital that drew the ire of Arab nations.

Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo, leading a high-level delegation arrived in Saudi Arabia on Saturday ahead of 29th Arab League summit.

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