Camp David Accords

By: Daizy Rodriguez

Camp David Accords, Egyptian President Anwar Sadat, Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin and U.S President Jimmy Carter signed the Camp David Accords on September 17, 1978 in Washington, DC.

President Anwar Sadat

was the third President of Egypt, serving from 15 October 1970 until his assassination by fundamentalist army officers on 6 October 1981.

Jimmy Carter

James Earl "Jimmy" Carter, Jr. is an American politician who served as the 39th President of the United States and was awarded the 2002 Nobel Peace Prize, the only U.S. President to have received the Prize after leaving office
In early September 1978, President Jimmy Carter invited Muhammad Anwar al-Sadat, the President of the Arab Republic of Egypt, and Menachem Begin, the Prime Minister of Israel to meet at Camp David, Maryland, to discuss peace between the two countries. The outcome of this historic meeting were two documents. The frame work for the peace in the middle east established an autonomous sel-governing authority in the West Bank and Gaza Strip and oulined principles of negotiation between Israel and its Arab neighbors. presented plans for Israeli withdrawl from Sinai and and input into the number of military forces.