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# Arafat

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Israel confirms killing Arafat deputy in 1988
Lifts 25 year veil of secrecy on assassination in Tunisia.
Body of Yasser Arafat to be exhumed next month
The push to re-examine circumstances surrounding Arafat’s death came after a Swiss lab recently discovered traces of a deadly radioactive isotope on clothes said to be his.
France opens murder investigation into Yasser Arafat’s death
Inquiry comes on foot of claims that the Palestinian leader died of polonium poisoning.
Swiss lab to analyse Arafat remains for radioactive poisoning
A nine-month investigation by Al Jazeera found elevated levels of polonium on some of Arafat’s belongings. Was he poisoned?
Was Yasser Arafat poisoned by polonium?
Al Jazeera reports that tests have found abnormal levels of polonium in the late Palestinian leader’s clothing.