Yasser Arafat death

French judges end enquiry into Arafat`s 2004 death

French judges re-examining the evidence surrounding the 2004 death of Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat have concluded their investigations, the prosecutors office in the Paris suburb of Nanterre said Tuesday.

May 06, 2015, 04:35 AM IST

Yasser Arafat death: Widow in doubt as French experts rule out poisoning

As the mystery over what caused Yasser Arafat`s death continues to baffle, the late Palestinian icon`s widow has raised question over the French findings that rule out any poisoning theories.

Dec 04, 2013, 14:19 PM IST

Yasser Arafat`s death `unnatural`, say Palestinian investigators

A Palestinian investigation committee Friday said former Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat`s death was "unnatural", Xinhua reported.

Nov 08, 2013, 16:06 PM IST

Yasser Arafat`s widow calls his death `political assassination`, demands justice

Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat`s widow Suha Arafat on Thursday said that the death of her husband was a political assassination.

Nov 07, 2013, 19:13 PM IST

Swiss lab to discuss probe of suspected Arafat poisoning

Swiss scientists who carried out a probe reportedly showing that Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat probably died from polonium poisoning will give a press conference today to discuss the results.

Nov 07, 2013, 18:09 PM IST

Yasser Arafat death: Swiss report suspects poisoning with Polonium-210

According to the 108-page Swiss forensic report accessed by al-Jazeera, "unexpectedly high levels of polonium-210 and lead-210 activity" were detected in the remains extracted from the exhumed body of the late leader.

Nov 07, 2013, 09:23 AM IST

Radiation experts confirm polonium on Yasser Arafat’s clothing

Swiss radiation experts have confirmed they found traces of polonium on clothing used by Yasser Arafat which "support the possibility" the veteran Palestinian leader was poisoned.

Oct 14, 2013, 19:39 PM IST

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