Yitzhak Rabin

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Yitzhak Rabin (1 March 1922 – 4 November 1995) was an Israeli officer and politician. He was involved in various controversies during his military career, such as ordering the expulsions of Palestinians in captured towns. Rabin was Prime Minister of Israel between 1974 and 1977 and from 1992 until his assassination in 1995.

In 1994, Rabin won the Nobel Peace Prize together with Shimon Peres and Yasser Arafat. He was assassinated by a Jewish extremist, who was opposed to Rabin's signing of the Oslo Accords.

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