Camp David Accords

Camp David Accords,
agreements between Israel and Egypt signed on September 17, 1978, that led in the following year to a peace treaty between those two countries, the first such treaty between Israel and any of its Arab neighbours. Brokered by U.S. Pres. Jimmy Carter between Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin and Egyptian Pres. Anwar el-Sādāt and officially titled the “Framework for Peace in the Middle East,” the agreements became known as the Camp David Accords because the negotiations took place at the U.S. presidential retreat at Camp David, Maryland. Sādāt and Begin were awarded theNobel Prize for Peace in 1978 for their contributions to the agreements

Jimmy Carter

- Thirty-ninth president of the United States, was born October 1, 1924, in the small farming town of Plains,On December 12, 1974, he announced his candidacy for president of the United States. He won his party's nomination on the first ballot at the 1976 Democratic National Convention, and was elected president on November 2, 1976.Jimmy Carter served as president from January 20, 1977 to January 20, 1981. Significant foreign policy accomplishments of his administration included the Panama Canal treaties, the Camp David Accords, the treaty of peace between Egypt and Israel, the SALT II treaty with the Soviet Unio

Minister menachem

-Born August 16, 1913, Brest-Litovsk,Russia [now in Belarus]—died March 9, 1992, Tel Aviv–Yafo, Israel), Zionist leader who was prime minister of Israel from 1977 to 1983. Begin was the corecipient, with Egyptian Pres. Anwar el-Sādāt, of the 1978 Nobel Prize for Peace for their achievement of a peace treaty between Israel and Egypt that was formally signed in 1979.


-An agreement on the framework for an Israeli-Egyptian peace treaty which outlined the principles for a peace treaty between Israel and Egypt (3/79).


-An agreement on the framework for negotiations with the Palestinians, intended to serve as a basis for future Israeli-Palestinian peace agreements. This agreement indeed outlined the Sequence of the Israeli-Palestinian Political Process in the framework of the Oslo Process.