Joint Defence Council (Arab League)

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The Joint Defence Council of the Arab League is an institution of the League of Arab States.[1] It was established under the terms of the Joint Defence and Economic Co-operation Treaty of 1950 to coordinate the joint defence of the Arab League member states.[2]


  1. ^ "Arab-Israeli Wars: 60 Years of Conflict". ABC-CLIO. Retrieved 30 June 2014. 
  2. ^ Osmańczyk 2003: 1290


  • Osmańczyk, Edmund Jan (2003). "League of Arab States". In Mango, Anthony. Encyclopedia of the United Nations and international agreements 2 (3 ed.). New York: Routledge.