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Yasser Arafat Polonium

Experts Cast Doubt Over Arafat Poison Claims

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

By Paul Taylor PARIS, Dec 3 (Reuters) - French forensic tests have concluded that former Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat did not die...

Was Yasser Arafat Poisoned?

Reuters | Posted 11.06.2013 | World

By Paul Taylor PARIS, Nov 6 (Reuters) - Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat was poisoned to death in 2004 with radioactive polonium, his ...

Arafat Exhumed Amid Poisoning Rumors

AP | KARIN LAUB and MOHAMMED DARAGHMEH | Posted 01.27.2013 | World

RAMALLAH, West Bank — Eight years after Yasser Arafat's mysterious death, his political heirs opened his grave Tuesday and let forensics experts...

Arafat Inquiry Spotlights Radioactive Poison

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 09.04.2012 | Science

LONDON -- Polonium first hit the headlines when it was used to kill KGB agent-turned-Kremlin critic Alexander Litvinenko in London in 2006. This week...