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Toxin used in Arafat hit is discovered

[ 11/01/2011 – 07:58 AM ]   RAMALLAH, (PIC)– Abu Sharif, Special Advisor to Yasser Arafat, has announced that chief toxicology experts from England have discovered the poison used to slay the late Palestinian president. Though Abu Sharif did not identify the name of the expert or the agency he was with, he said he […]

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Last kaffiyeh factory in Palestinian territories: ‘It’s more than a business’

Family’s battle to continue producing the popular chequered headscarf – internationally recognised symbol of the Palestinian national struggle – amid competition from cheap imports guardian.co.uk, Monday 2 August 2010 17.37 BST The kaffiyeh, the chequered headscarf worn by politicians and militants alike A kaffiyeh is woven on a loom at the factory Hirbawi Textiles once […]

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