Egypt–Israel Peace Treaty

po_Egypt–Israel-TreatyThe Egypt–Israel Peace Treaty was signed in Washington, D.C., United States on March 26, 1979, following the 1978 Camp David Accords. The Egypt–Israel treaty was signed by Egyptian president Anwar Sadat and Israeli prime minister Menachem Begin, and witnessed by United States president Jimmy Carter. The agreement notably made Egypt the first Arab state to officially recognize Israel.