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VIDEO | Scientists find lethal level of Polonium in Yasser Arafat remains

Published on Nov 6, 2013 BY PressTV Swiss forensic scientists find high levels of a poisonous radioactive substance in the remains of the late Palestinian Authority chief, Yasser Arafat. Forensic tests have shown a lethal level of polonium-210 in his corpse. Last year, Arafat’s widow, Suha said her late husband was poisoned to death with […]

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Arafat sister: Don’t exhume late leader’s body

July 13, 2012 Updated 17:17 Source: Ma’an News Agency GAZA CITY (Ma’an) — A sister of late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat is not among those, including his widow, calling for the Palestinian Authority to exhume the body in the wake new questions about his death. “Leave him to rest in his soil,” Khadija Arafat said […]

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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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Israel’s Lethal History with Polonium ~ by Richard Silverstein

by Richard Silverstein | at Tikun Olam | on July 7, 2012 With news breaking in Al Jazeera this week about the possible poisoning of Yasser Arafat by polonium, I thought it worthwhile to examine an interesting line in Clayton Swisher’s report, which refers to an accident in an Israeli lab involving the material.  Through […]

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