The Council of the League at the
ministerial level at its Extraordinary Session held on 2016/3/10 at the
headquarters of the General Secretariat in Cairo,
Having considered Article 12 of
the Charter of the League and article 2 of the Supplement to the mechanism of
Based on the mandates granted by
the Arab leaders to the heads of delegations,
Since the mandate of HE Dr. Nabil
El Araby expires on 30/6/2016.
- On the basis of the memorandum of
the Permanent Mission of the Arab Republic of Egypt to the League of Arab
States No. 435 dated 7/3/2016 stating that the Government of the Arab Republic
of Egypt submits the nomination of the former Egyptian Foreign Minister Ahmed
Ali Aboul Gheit to assume the post of Secretary General of the League of Arab
States and No. 438 on 7 / 3/2016, which includes the curriculum vitae of his
In the framework of the sincere desire and the sincere desire to strengthen the
Arab solidarity in the delicate stage that the Arab nation is undergoing,
approve the appointment of His Excellency Mr. Ahmed Ali Aboul Gheit as
Secretary-General of the League of Arab States for a period of five years from
1 July 2016.
His Excellency Dr. Nabil Al Araby, Secretary-General of the League of Arab
States, to continue his duties as Secretary-General of the League of Arab
States pending the handover of his functions to the new Secretary-General.
3. Thanks and appreciation to Dr. Nabil Al-Arabi for the good performance in
the management of the Arab joint action during the last five years and the most
difficult stage faced by the joint Arab action system and its efforts to
develop the common Arab system of action and modernize its mechanisms and
activate its decisions. The Arab and Israeli conflict, and the advancement of
the League of Arab States towards wider horizons in political, diplomatic and
development work at the Arab level and in regional and international forums,
and the pursuit of the aspirations and aspirations of Arab peoples in the
future of From and stable.