A Play in Progress Pulls Back the Curtain on Oslo Accord
Before Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin and Palestine Liberation Organization Chairman Yasser Arafat shook in a historic handshake in 1993, members of the conflicting sides joined together for dinner and had a few drinks like they could be old friends.
Can there be Middle East peace?
The Arab Daily News
And to reinforce the growth of Israeli extremism, Israeli voters overwhelming rejected the Israelis who advocated peace, like Shimon Peres and Ehud Barak, and instead embraced the fanatics who advocated violence, conflict and continued war, like Ariel ...
French prosecutor dismisses Arafat poisoning case
Jewish Telegraphic Agency
(JTA) — A French prosecutor dismissed a case accusing Israel of poisoning former Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat. The prosecutor in ... any involvement. Arafat won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1994 along with Israeli leaders Shimon Peres and Yitzhak Rabin.
Yasser Arafat Fast Facts
KBZK Bozeman News
October 14, 1994 - Wins Nobel Peace Prize along with Yitzhak Rabin and Shimon Peres. January 20, 1996 - Elected President of the Palestinian National Authority. October 17, 2001 - Agrees to a cease-fire that would end several weeks of fighting between ...