Camp David Accords

Michelle Herrera

Definition

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 neighbors. Brokered by U.S president Jimmy Carter between Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin and Egyptian president Anwar el-Sadat and officially titled the frame work for peace in the middle east," the agreements became known as the camp David Accords became of negotiations took place at the U.S presidential retreat at camp David, Maryland.