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19/11/1977 Egyptian president Anwar el-Sadat visits Israel

Anwar Sadat was the first Arab leader, who officially visited Israel. He met with Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin, with whom he spoke about ways to achieve a peace to the Arab–Israeli conflict. The Peace treaty was signed 16 months later in Washington, D.C.


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