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#Yasser Arafat

# yasser-arafat - Thursday 26 December, 2013

Arafat's death was natural and not caused by radiation says Russian expert
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Arafat's death was natural and not caused by radiation says Russian expert

Dec 26th 2013, 11:06 AM 5,890 Views 43 Comments

While a Swiss lab report said that Arafat was probably poisoned by polonium, this is the second study to rule it out.

# yasser-arafat - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

French experts rule out Arafat poisoning
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French experts rule out Arafat poisoning

Dec 3rd 2013, 6:51 PM 6,823 Views 26 Comments

His widow Souha said she was “shattered” by the contradictory findings by French and Swiss scientists.

# yasser-arafat - Friday 8 November, 2013

Palestinians say there's only one suspect in Arafat death
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Palestinians say there's only one suspect in Arafat death

Nov 8th 2013, 10:13 AM 9,623 Views 69 Comments

Swiss scientists have found “moderate” evidence to support the notion that Yasser Arafat was poisoned with polonium – and the Palestinians want to get to the bottom of what happened.

# yasser-arafat - Wednesday 6 November, 2013

Former Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat was poisoned by radioactive polonium
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Former Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat was poisoned by radioactive polonium

Nov 6th 2013, 5:04 PM 13,004 Views 139 Comments

Tests revealed at least 18 times the normal levels of radioactive polonium in his remains according to new station Al-Jazeera.

# yasser-arafat - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

The 9 at 9: Tuesday
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The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nov 27th 2012, 8:40 AM 8,067 Views 8 Comments

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

Experts exhume remains of Yasser Arafat
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Experts exhume remains of Yasser Arafat

Nov 27th 2012, 7:54 AM 3,604 Views 22 Comments

The search for forensic clues into the death of the Palestinian leader continues.

# yasser-arafat - Monday 26 November, 2012

The 9 at 9: Monday
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The 9 at 9: Monday

Nov 26th 2012, 8:45 AM 8,621 Views 5 Comments

The nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

Arafat exhumation hopes to quell poison quandary
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Arafat exhumation hopes to quell poison quandary

Nov 26th 2012, 7:49 AM 2,345 Views 5 Comments

“If there was a crime, it must be solved” – Suha Arafat

# yasser-arafat - Saturday 24 November, 2012

Remains of former Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat ready to be exhumed
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Remains of former Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat ready to be exhumed

Nov 24th 2012, 1:31 PM 4,859 Views 15 Comments

The exhumation is part of a renewed investigation into his death.

# yasser-arafat - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

Work on opening Yasser Arafat grave said to have begun
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Work on opening Yasser Arafat grave said to have begun

Nov 13th 2012, 3:00 PM 4,987 Views 19 Comments

France opened a murder inquiry on Arafat’s death in August on foot of claims that the Palestinian leader died of polonium poisoning.

# yasser-arafat - Wednesday 31 October, 2012

Body of Yasser Arafat to be exhumed next month
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Body of Yasser Arafat to be exhumed next month

Oct 31st 2012, 8:18 AM 7,948 Views 13 Comments

The push to re-examine circumstances surrounding Arafat’s death came after a Swiss lab recently discovered traces of a deadly radioactive isotope on clothes said to be his.

# yasser-arafat - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

France opens murder investigation into Yasser Arafat’s death
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France opens murder investigation into Yasser Arafat’s death

Aug 28th 2012, 8:10 PM 7,355 Views 12 Comments

Inquiry comes on foot of claims that the Palestinian leader died of polonium poisoning.

# yasser-arafat - Friday 24 August, 2012

Swiss lab to analyse Arafat remains for radioactive poisoning
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Swiss lab to analyse Arafat remains for radioactive poisoning

Aug 24th 2012, 11:16 AM 4,273 Views 8 Comments

A nine-month investigation by Al Jazeera found elevated levels of polonium on some of Arafat’s belongings. Was he poisoned?

# yasser-arafat - Wednesday 4 July, 2012

Was Yasser Arafat poisoned by polonium?
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Was Yasser Arafat poisoned by polonium?

Jul 4th 2012, 9:59 AM 3,396 Views 14 Comments

Al Jazeera reports that tests have found abnormal levels of polonium in the late Palestinian leader’s clothing.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday
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The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Jul 4th 2012, 8:34 AM 5,948 Views 5 Comments

Nine things to know this morning…

# yasser-arafat - Wednesday 2 November, 2011

Another surprising fact about Muammar Gaddafi: he had a pen-pal
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From The Daily Edge
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Another surprising fact about Muammar Gaddafi: he had a pen-pal

Nov 2nd 2011, 4:19 PM 2,021 Views 10 Comments

The former Libyan leader corresponded with a Jewish florist in New York for decades.