Anwar Sadat and Menachem Begin shared the 1978 Nobel Peace Prize for negotiating peace between their nations. Within six years, Egyptian extremists assassinated Sadat, and Begin was no longer prime minister of Israel.
In 1994, Yasser Arafat, Yitzhak Rabin and Shimon Peres shared the Nobel Peace Prize for negotiating peace and mutual recognition between the Palestine Liberation Organization and Israel. Within six years, an Israeli extremist assassinated Rabin, and Arafat was marginalized as a political figurehead.KEEP READING
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