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Oct 1994 matt gallo tabby dodson

- Oct 1994

Matt Gallo, Tabby Dodson.

Yasser Arafat

Oct 1994

Yasser Arafat

Ultimate Peace Prize?


“For efforts to make peace in the middle east”

Statement for winning

Yasser Arafat at Ceremony for Nobel Peace Prize


Statement for winning

- Renounced acts of terror.

- Sincere participant in a true peace process.

- worked on peaceful ways to resolve issues

Statement for winning1

Yasser Arafat, Yitzhak Rabin, and Shimon Peres receiving nobel peace prize

Statement for winning

- Yasser Arafat

- Yitzhak Rabin

- Shimon Peres

All three won nobel Peace prize for their outstanding efforts.

Early life


Yasser Arafat as a young boy in the 1940s.

Early life

-Born August 24th, 1929

- mother died when he was 5

- father was not involved.

- shifted homes

- no discussion of childhood

Early life1

Tombstone represting the death of Yasser Arafat's mother.http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/a/aa/Arafat-young.jpg


Early Life

Mother: Zahwa Abul Saud

- Yasser's mother died when he was only five

- Yasser was moved to live with his uncle

- later on moved with sister

Early life2

The Father of Yasser Arafathttp://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/a/aa/Arafat-young.jpg


Early Life

Father: Abel Raouf al-Qudwa

- Father was a merchant.

- seven children

- father was not involved in the childrens life.

Early life how did it shape arafat

The different stages of growth through out Yasser Arafat's life.


Early Life: how did it shape Arafat?

- tough childhood:





Adult life

Cairo University; The first college of which Yasser Arafat attended before leaving.


Adult life

- Cairo University

- University of King Faud I

- Yasser “Easy Going”

-Judaism and Zionism

Adult life1

Yasser Arafat sitting in a meeting for his organization. attended before leaving.


Adult Life

- left school to join Arab forces

-Leader in Palestinian effort

- returned to Cairo in 1949

Adult life2

The Egyptian Army attended before leaving.


Adult Life

- Studied engineering / Bachelors degree

-called to duty in 1956

-served as 2nd lieutenant in Egyptian army.

-public works

-contracting firm

Adult life3

Al- Fatah logo attended before leaving.


Adult Life

-1958 founded “Al-Fatah”

- full- time revolutionary

- sought contributions for Fatah

- Fatah: 300 members/ most powerful group

- president of PLO

Adult life how did it shape arafat

Yasser Arafat; 1956 graduating with BA in engineering attended before leaving.


Adult Life: how did it shape Arafat?

-War has put Arafat in shape physically & mentally

- Gained Knowledge



Arab- Israeli conflict political cartoon attended before leaving.



-Arab- Israeli conflict

- Yitzhak Rabin: Israeli

Arab israeli conflict

Map of territories causing arab-israeli conflict attended before leaving.


Arab-Israeli Conflict

For centuries there was no such conflict. In the 19th century the land of Palestine was taken over.

Yitzhak rabin

Yitzhak Rabin attended before leaving.


Yitzhak Rabin

Sat down with Yasser Arafat and came very close to peace in the middle east.

Accomplishments goals

Palestine liberation Organization (PLO) Logo attended before leaving.


Accomplishments & Goals

- Giving Palestinian people hope

- Create peace in the Middle East

- PLO and other Organizations

Methods of accomplishments

-Listen to the US attended before leaving.

-Meet at White House

Methods of Accomplishments

-Agreed to disregard differences

-Heard both sides out.

- Understood each others opinions

Yitzhak Rabin and Yasser Arafat shake hands in public for the first time


Personal story

Yasser Arafat attended before leaving.


Personal Story

- British soldiers assaulted family

- growing up without parents

- fighting in war

Connection to class themes
Connection to class themes attended before leaving.

- Imperialism

-International Conflicts

- Arab- Israeli conflict

- Human Rights


Imperialism illustration attended before leaving.



-Invasions of Palestinian

- West Banks

- Gaza strip

International conflicts

International conflicts seminar attended before leaving.


International conflicts

- Arab–Israeli conflict the main point of international conflicts.

- The US had to push for the 2 sides to side down

- Hamas and Fatah

Human rights

Human Rights, time and truth. attended before leaving.


Human Rights


- youth

- women

- men

Of the middle east.

- planting a seed

Bibliography attended before leaving.

Yasser arafat ultimate noble peace prize

Yasser Arafat at nobel prize ceremony attended before leaving.


Yasser Arafat: Ultimate Noble peace prize

- attempted to fix Arab- Israel conflict (came closest)

- devoted to his people

-risked his life for his beliefs

- over looked his issues to fix a problem

Vote for arafat
Vote for Arafat! attended before leaving.