A speech given by Egyptian President Anwar Sadat before the People's Assembly on 9 November 1977. … Sadat's visit to Israel is considered a landmark in the process leading to the 1978 Camp David Accords and the 1979 Israel-Egypt peace treaty.
A speech given by Egyptian President Anwar Sadat in front of the Israeli Knesset on 20 November 1977, a short while after expressing his willingness to travel to Israel and discuss peace in a speech before Egypt’s People’s Council.
A plan proposed by Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin on 28 December 1977, laying out principles for the establishment of Palestinian self-government in the West Bank and Gaza Strip. … The question of sovereignty over these territories would remain open, with Israel retaining its claims.
A conference held on 4-17 September 1978 in Camp David, MD, with the purpose of promoting Israeli-Egyptian peace negotiations. … Sadat and Begin were awarded the 1978 Nobel Peace Prize for their efforts in reaching the Accords.
A set of agreements signed at Camp David, MD, on 17 September 1978. The agreements were signed following Sadat's visit to Jerusalem and subsequent negotiations between Israel and Egypt. … Additionally, it called for the establishment of Palestinian self-government in the West Bank and Gaza Strip for a transitional period of five years, during which Egypt, Israel, Jordan and Palestinian representatives would negotiate “the resolution of the Palestinian problem in all its aspects.” Sadat and Begin were awarded the 1978 Nobel Peace Prize for the Accords.
A basic (quasi-constitutional) law enacted by the Knesset on 30 July 1980, under the initiative of the Begin government. … In response to the law, the UN Security Council adopted Resolution 478, which denounced it and called on member states to withdraw their diplomatic missions from Jerusalem.