Arab League


Falk Zanini

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MUNOTH 17 – Position Paper

Arab League, State of Qatar – دولة قطر, Falk Zanini

Qatar sees itself as a key mediator between various interests and interest groups in the Middle East. It has always been Qatar’s policy to seek Arab solutions for Arab countries. This can be seen reflected in the Qatari Constitution. Here, article 7 mandates that Qatari foreign policy be “based on the principle of strengthening international peace and security by means of encouraging peaceful resolution of international disputes.”

Topic A: The Creation of an Arab Military Force

Qatar believes that military cooperation is vital to effectively tackle common threats, however it does not share a vision of military integration. Much rather, it is vital to develop a framework for information exchange to enable cooperation. Holding true to the sovereignty principle enshrined as one of the Arab Lea...