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Arafat assassination confirmed, says widow

Arafat assassination confirmed, says widow

London, Asharq Al-Awsat—In exclusive comments to Asharq Al-Awsat, the widow of former Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat revealed that her husband had asked her to discover what had sickened him prior to his death. Suha Arafat said: “Abu Ammar [Yasser Arafat] told me,...
Swiss lab: Arafat ingested deadly polonium

Swiss lab: Arafat ingested deadly polonium

Lausanne, Associated Press—Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat ingested lethal radioactive polonium before his death nine years ago, and it could not have been by accident, Swiss scientists said Thursday. The Swiss lab examined Arafat’s remains and his underclothes...