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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.


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 Arafat


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.


Adult Life

- left school to join Arab forces

-Leader in Palestinian effort

- returned to Cairo in 1949

adult life2
The Egyptian Army


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


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


Adult Life: how did it shape Arafat?

-War has put Arafat in shape physically & mentally

- Gained Knowledge


Arab- Israeli conflict political cartoon



-Arab- Israeli conflict

- Yitzhak Rabin: Israeli

arab israeli conflict
Map of territories causing arab-israeli conflict


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


Yitzhak Rabin

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

accomplishments goals
Palestine liberation Organization (PLO) Logo


Accomplishments & Goals

- Giving Palestinian people hope

- Create peace in the Middle East

- PLO and other Organizations

methods of accomplishments
-Listen to the US

-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


Personal Story

- British soldiers assaulted family

- growing up without parents

- fighting in war

connection to class themes
Connection to class themes

- Imperialism

-International Conflicts

- Arab- Israeli conflict

- Human Rights

Imperialism illustration



-Invasions of Palestinian

- West Banks

- Gaza strip

international conflicts
International conflicts seminar


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.


Human Rights


- youth

- women

- men

Of the middle east.

- planting a seed

yasser arafat ultimate noble peace prize
Yasser Arafat at nobel prize ceremony


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