Abbas arrives in Egypt for Arab FM meeting
Published Tuesday 08/04/2014 (updated) 09/04/2014 09:43
CAIRO (Ma'an) -- President Mahmoud Abbas arrived in Egypt on Tuesday for an emergency meeting of Arab League foreign ministers.
Abbas was greeted at Cairo airport by Egyptian minister of civil aviation Hussam Kamal and a Palestinian diplomatic delegation led by ambassador Barakat al-Farra.
He was accompanied by chief negotiator Saeb Erekat and foreign minister Riyadh al-Malki.
They were scheduled to meet Arab League secretary-general Nabli al-Arabi later Tuesday.