Middle East agreements/Related Articles
From Citizendium, the Citizens' Compendium
- Middle East : A geographical region in Asia that also contains small parts of Europe and Africa.
- International law : The formal conduct of interactions between nation-states, both at the national level and on behalf of their citizens; generally accepted as first formalized by Hugo Grotius.
- Israel : Country in the Middle East.
- Palestine : Please do not use this term in your topic list, because there is no single article for it. Please substitute a more precise term. See Palestine (disambiguation) for a list of available, more precise, topics. Please add a new usage if needed.
- Balfour Declaration : A 1917 declaration by the British Foreign Secretary stating that U.K. government, in principle, endorsed the idea of a Jewish homeland in Palestine
- Camp David Accords (1978) : A negotiation between the heads of government of Egypt and Israel, hosted by the United States, that produced a peace agreement between the two nations
- Hussein-McMahon Correspondence : A 1915 exchange of letters between Sharif Hussein bin Ali, Emir of Mecca, and Sir Henry McMahon, the High Commissioner for Egypt, setting the terms for Arab participation in the war against the Ottoman Empire, and their expectations for territory and independence as a result
- Sykes-Picot Agreement : A 1916 secret agreement between France and Great Britain, with the consent of Russia, on the disposition of territories in the Ottoman Empire
- United Nations General Assembly Resolution 181 : The 1947 plan for partitioning Palestine into Israel and an Arab territory
- Ottoman Empire : An empire, informally the Turkish Empire, that dominated most of the Middle East from the 14th to early 20th century.