Sharm el-Sheikh Memorandum (Sept 4, 1999):
Selected Documents and Stages of Implementation

The Sharm el-Sheikh Memorandum on Implementation Timeline of Outstanding Commitments of Agreements Signed and the Resumption of Permanent Status Negotiations was signed on September 4, 1999.

 Sharm el-Sheikh Memorandum -Sept 1999-- Selected Documents and Stages of Implementation
 Sharm el-Sheikh Memorandum -Sept 1999-- Selected Documents and Stages of Implementation

 Official text of agreement

 Sharm el-Sheikh Memorandum -Sept 1999-- Selected Documents and Stages of Implementation

 Signing ceremony speeches

  • Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak
  • Israel Prime Minister Ehud Barak
  • PLO Chairman Yasser Arafat
  • His Majesty King Abdullah of Jordan
  • US Secretary of State Madeleine Albright
 Sharm el-Sheikh Memorandum -Sept 1999-- Selected Documents and Stages of Implementation

 Main points of agreement

 Sharm el-Sheikh Memorandum -Sept 1999-- Selected Documents and Stages of Implementation

 Cabinet approves agreement – Sept 5, 1999

Stages of Sharm el-Sheikh implementation:

  • Release of prisoners: Sep 9, 1999; Oct 15, 1999.
        Additional prisoners released for Ramadan: Dec 1999; Jan 2000.
  • Further redeployments: Sep 10, 1999 (7% C-B); Jan 5-7, 2000 (5% –
        3% C-B, 2% B-A); Mar 21, 2000 (6.1% – 1% C-B, 5.1% B-A)

  • Safe passage: southern route – Oct 25, 1999
  • Shuhada Street opened: Oct 31, 1999
  • Displaced persons committee convenes: February 6, 2000
  • Agreement Signed Implementing Economic Issues: June 7, 2000

     Sharm el-Sheikh Memorandum -Sept 1999-- Selected Documents and Stages of Implementation

     Selected documents

     Sharm el-Sheikh Memorandum -Sept 1999-- Selected Documents and Stages of Implementation

     Cabinet Approves 6.1% Redeployment Map – March 19, 2000

     Sharm el-Sheikh Memorandum -Sept 1999-- Selected Documents and Stages of Implementation

     Map of Judea and Samaria showing Palestinian Authority Areas A & B (March 2000)

     Sharm el-Sheikh Memorandum -Sept 1999-- Selected Documents and Stages of Implementation

     Further Redeployments – an Israeli Responsibility – February 2000

     Sharm el-Sheikh Memorandum -Sept 1999-- Selected Documents and Stages of Implementation

     Israel and Palestinians Reach Agreement on Redeployment – January 4, 2000

     Sharm el-Sheikh Memorandum -Sept 1999-- Selected Documents and Stages of Implementation

     Safe Passage to Begin Operation – Oct 5, 1999

     Sharm el-Sheikh Memorandum -Sept 1999-- Selected Documents and Stages of Implementation

     Protocol Concerning Safe Passage between the West Bank and the Gaza Strip – Oct 5, 1999

     Sharm el-Sheikh Memorandum -Sept 1999-- Selected Documents and Stages of Implementation

     Address by FM Levy before the UN General Assembly – Sept 29, 1999

     Sharm el-Sheikh Memorandum -Sept 1999-- Selected Documents and Stages of Implementation

     Permanent Status Negotiations Resumption – Erez, Sept 13, 1999

     Sharm el-Sheikh Memorandum -Sept 1999-- Selected Documents and Stages of Implementation

     Speech by Minister of Foreign Affairs David Levy – Erez, Sept 13, 1999

     Sharm el-Sheikh Memorandum -Sept 1999-- Selected Documents and Stages of Implementation

     FM Levy to head negotiations – Sept 8, 1999

     Sharm el-Sheikh Memorandum -Sept 1999-- Selected Documents and Stages of Implementation

     Cabinet Approves Sharm Agreement Redeployment Map – Sept 8, 1999

    Two Car Bombs Explode in Wake of Sharm Agreement

     Sharm el-Sheikh Memorandum -Sept 1999-- Selected Documents and Stages of Implementation

     Reports and Reactions to Car Bomb Attacks – Sept 5, 1999

     Sharm el-Sheikh Memorandum -Sept 1999-- Selected Documents and Stages of Implementation

     PM Barak Condemns Terrorist Attacks – Sept 5, 1999

     Sharm el-Sheikh Memorandum -Sept 1999-- Selected Documents and Stages of Implementation

     PM Barak Comments on Terrorist Attacks and GSS Ruling – Sept 8, 1999