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Begin, Menachem

Pronunciation: /ˈbeɪɡɪn/
Pronunciation: /ˈbɛɡɪn/
(1913–92), Israeli statesman, prime minister 1977–83. His hard line on Arab-Israeli relations softened in a series of meetings with President Sadat of Egypt, which led to a peace treaty between the countries. Nobel Peace Prize (1978, shared with Sadat).

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