The Road to Peace: The United States, Israel, and Egypt (1974-1979)

thu18apr6:30 pmthu8:00 pmThe Road to Peace: The United States, Israel, and Egypt (1974-1979)

Time

(Thursday) 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm(GMT-06:00)

Event Details

Professor Zach Levey will give a history of the peace process between Israel and Egypt. He will explain the principal elements of that process and the role of the United States four short years after the Yom Kippur War. On January 18, 1974, at Kilometer 101 in the Sinai Desert, Israel and Egypt signed the Disengagement-of-Forces Agreement, a historic peace treaty. Professor Levey will share the history of how this treaty came to be and impact of that treaty on the situation in Israel today.

Doors open at 5:30 pm with light dinner, Program will begin at 6:30 pm.

This program is made possible with a grant from JEWISHcolorado.