Camp David II

Camp David II
   From 11 July to 22 July 2000, President William J. (Bill) Clinton of the United States (US), Israeli prime minister Ehud Barak, and Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) chairman and Palestinian Authority president Yasser Arafat and their respective delegations met for ongoing discussions at the presidential retreat at Camp David, Maryland. The purpose was to try to work out a comprehensive permanent status peace agreement. Although creative ideas for bridging the Israeli and Palestinian positions on such issues as settlements, final borders, refugees, and Jerusalem were put forward, mainly by the Israelis and the Americans, no agreement was reached.
   See also Arab-Israeli Conflict.

Historical Dictionary of Israel. .

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  • Camp David —   [ kæmp deɪvɪd], Landsitz der amerikanischen Präsidenten im Bundesstaat Maryland, 80 km von Washington (D. C.) entfernt, dient oft als Aufenthalts und Verhandlungsort bei Staatsbesuchen. Vom 6. bis 17. 9. 1978 fanden hier auf Initiative und… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Camp David — Camp David, Acuerdos de * * * Lugar campestre de descanso de los presidentes de EE.UU., ubicado en la zona septentrional de Maryland. La pintoresca zona montañosa (81 ha o 200 acres) fue creada en 1942 por el pdte. Franklin Roosevelt bajo el… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Camp David — U.S. presidential retreat near Thurmont, Maryland, built 1939 as Hi Catoctin, in ref. to the name of the mountains around it; called Shangri La by F.D. Roosevelt, after the mythical hard to get to land in the novel Lost Horizon; named Camp David… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Camp David — Camp Da|vid the country home of the US President, where the President goes to relax. People remember it especially for the Camp David Agreement, which established peace between Egypt and Israel and was signed at Camp David in 1979 …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Camp David — (accords de) traité de paix conclu, sur les instances de J. Carter, entre l égypte (Sadate) et Israël (Begin), dans une résidence des présidents des È. U. (Maryland), en 1978 …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Camp David — the country home of the U.S. president in northern Maryland …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Camp David — n. official retreat of the President of the U.S., in N Md., c. 70 mi (113 km) northwest of Washington, D.C …   English World dictionary

  • Camp David — Coordinates: 39°38′54″N 77°27′54″W / 39.64833°N 77.465°W / 39.64833; 77.465 …   Wikipedia

  • Camp David — Pour les articles homonymes, voir David. 39°38′54″N 77°27′54″O / …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Camp David — Haupthaus von Camp David (Aufnahme: 1971) Manschettenknöpfe von Richard Nixon …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Camp David — Este artículo o sección necesita referencias que aparezcan en una publicación acreditada, como revistas especializadas, monografías, prensa diaria o páginas de Internet fidedignas. Puedes añadirlas así o avisar …   Wikipedia Español

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