World History Minute: Israel and Egypt made peace in 1979

World History Minute: Israel and Egypt made peace in 1979
World History Minute: Israel and Egypt made peace in 1979

World History Minute: Israel and Egypt made peace in 1979

Author and historian John Schmidt revisits the details and aftermath of the 1979 Israeli-Egyptian peace treaty. PHOTO: President Jimmy Carter, Egyptian President Anwar Sadat and Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin at the historic signing of the Egyptian-Israeli peace agreement in 1979. (Flickr/Israel Defense Forces)