fbpx

Gaza-Jericho Agreement (the Cairo Agreement)

[ssba]

At a ceremony in Cairo on 4 May 1994, Israel and the Palestinians signed the Gaza-Jericho Agreement (sometimes called the Cairo Agreement). The agreement led to the establishment of the Palestinian Authority (PA)¬†shortly thereafter. Each party to this agreement undertook numerous obligations, foremost among them Israel’s commitment to turn territory over to the PA, and the Palestinian commitment to combat terror and prevent violence.

View the Gaza-Jericho Agreement (the Cairo Agreement)