Summary of political history of Yasser Arafat:
- The first foreign guest of the Islamic Revolution of Iran.
- Supporting Saddam in attacking Iran and Kuwait.
- Announcing establishment of the state of Palestine and recognition of "Israel" in 1988.
- Signing the Oslo Accords, 1993.
- Receiving the Nobel Peace Prize jointly with Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin.
- Signing Camp David 2 with Yitzhak Robin in the United States