camp david accords
egypt and israel
agreements between israel and egypt signed on September 17, 1978. that led to a peace treaty between those two countries. the agreements became known as the Camp David Accords because the negotiations took place at the us presidential retreat at camp david.
march 1979 a ceremony in Washington, DC, Egypt and Israel formally sign a peace treaty ending 31 years of war between them.Carter finally received the nobel peace prize in part for his accomplishments at Camp David.
By 1978 the modern Israeli state had been in existence for
30 years years marked by armed conflict and regional war.
Following Egyptian President Sadats unprecedented trip to
address the Israeli Knesset, President Carter invited the two
parties to meet at Camp David, Maryland to discuss peaceful
options that might end the conflict between the two nations.
The negotiations were fraught with drama, but the end result
was a promising chance for compromise and peace.
camp david accord-In 1978, an agreement brokered by President Jimmy Carter between Egyptian and Israeli leaders that made a peace treaty between the two nations possible.
west bank- a landlocked territory near the Mediterranean coast of Western Asia, forming the bulk of the Palestinian territories.