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Sorry Madam Arafat- but Sisi is not the right address for your appeal ~ by Khalid Amayreh

[ PIC 08/11/2013 – 12:08 PM ] By Khalid Amayreh in Occupied Palestine Suha Arafat, widow of the late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat, reportedly has called on the leader of the military coup in Egypt, Abdul Fattah Sisi, to help determine the identity of her husband’s murderer or murderers. Mrs. Arafat has been quoted as […]

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Abu Zuhri: Israel admitted to assassinating Arafat, should be prosecuted

[ PIC 12/01/2013 – 05:04 PM ] GAZA, (PIC)– Dr. Sami Abu Zuhri, a Hamas spokesman, has said that Israeli president Shimon Peres’s statement that killing late PA chief Yasser Arafat was a mistake constituted a clear confession. Abu Zuhri said in a press release on his Facebook on Saturday that the statement puts a […]

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Mashaal, Haniyeh visit Arafat’s sister in Gaza

Maan News Agency | Dec 9, 2012 GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — Hamas chief Khaled Mashaal and prime minister Ismail Haniyeh visited the sister of late president Yasser Arafat on Sunday, Ma’an’s correspondent said. The senior Hamas officials were accompanied by several other group members on the visit to Khadija Arafat’s home. Hamas official Izzat al-Rishiq […]

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PA refuses to allow France and Switzerland to exhume Arafat

Memo | Nov 9, 2012 Informed sources in Palestine have revealed that disagreements have arisen between the Swiss and French, on one side, and Palestinian security and medical teams on the other, regarding the proposed exhumation of the late Palestinian president, Yasser Arafat. It is understood that the Palestinian Authority wants a guarantee that it […]

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P.A. Agrees to Arafat Exhumation

Monday July 09, 2012 16:34 by Circarre Parrhesia – IMEMC & Agencies The Palestinian Authority has on Monday agreed to the exhumation of late president Yasser Arafat’s body following the recent exposé by the al-Jazeera network. Arafat speaking at the World Economic Forum, 2001 – photo courtesy of the World Economic Forum The recent al-Jazeera […]

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Originally posted on Desertpeace:
Arafat had suffered intestinal inflammation, jaundice and a blood condition known as disseminated intravascular coagulation, or DIC, according to French medical records. But the records were inconclusive about what brought about DIC, which has numerous causes including infections, colitis and liver disease. * As PA prepares to exhume body, Israel calls…

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Haniyeh calls for an independent Arab Commission to investigate Arafat’s death

[ PIC 05/07/2012 – 11:27 AM ] GAZA,(PIC)– The Palestinian government in Gaza called for the formation of an independent Arab Commission to investigate the death of President Yasser Arafat and to prosecute those responsible for his death after a Swiss Institute found “surprisingly” high levels of polonium-210 in the iconic leader’s clothing following an […]

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‘Radioactive element’ on Arafat belongings

July 3, 2012 | Maan News Agency BETHLEHEM (Ma’an) — Items belonging to late president Yasser Arafat were found to have been contaminated by a rare and radioactive element, Al Jazeera reported Tuesday. Arafat, who fell ill while besieged in his compound in Ramallah, eventually passed away in October 2004 in a Paris hospital. Mystery […]

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Yasser Arafat – Hands of Thyme and Stone

YouTube – Yasser Arafat – Hands of Thyme and Stone. For two hands, of stone and of thyme I dedicate this song.. For Ahmad, forgotten between two butterflies The clouds are gone and have left me homeless, and The mountains have flung their mantles and concealed me Music: Marcel Khalife Lyrics: Mahmoud Darwish Album: Ahmad […]

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