Palestinian war of words mars Arafat anniversary

 Palestinians commemorated 10 years since the mysterious death of their iconic leader Yasser Arafat on Tuesday but a war of words between rival factions Fatah and Hamas marred the anniversary.

Israeli killings hike tensions ahead of Arafat anniversary

The fatal stabbing of two young Israelis further heightened tensions as Palestinians were set Tuesday to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the death of iconic leader Yasser Arafat.

A decade after dying, Arafat still divides Israelis

 For most Israelis, the late Yasser Arafat with his trademark black-and-white keffiyeh represents the embodiment of the "arch-terrorist".

Russian experts rule out radiation poisoning in Arafat death

Russian forensic experts studying the remains of Yasser Arafat today said the Palestinian leader died a natural death, ruling out radiation poisoning.

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.

French experts rule out Arafat poisoning: Source

French experts have ruled out a theory that Yasser Arafat was killed by poisoning, a source close to the investigation into the Palestinian leader`s 2004 death said.

Investigator says close to naming people behind Arafat`s death

A Palestinian investigator said on Tuesday he would soon name the people he believed were responsible for the death of former leader Yasser Arafat, almost a decade after he started searching for suspects.

Peace talks will run full course: Abbas

Peace talks with Israel will continue for the full nine months agreed with Washington "regardless of what happens on the ground," Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas has said.

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.

Ex-Israel PM Sharon ordered Arafat not be harmed: Aide

A top aide to former Israeli prime minister Ariel Sharon said today the premier had ordered that no harm be done to the late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat.

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.

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.

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.

Russia denies issuing conclusions over Arafat`s death

The Russian agency involved in studying the remains of Yasser Arafat on Tuesday denied issuing any conclusions about the death of the late Palestinian leader, after a report cited its chief as saying he could not have died from polonium poisoning.

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.

‘60 samples taken from Yasser Arafat’s body’

75 year-old Arafat’s death in French hospital became a matter of controversy, who, is allegedly said to be killed by polonium poisoning.

Yasser Arafat`s widow calls his death a mystery

Yasser Arafat`s remains were exhumed in the West Bank on Tuesday in a renewed investigation into his death.

Arafat`s remains exhumed for poison test, reburied

After the international specials collecting the samples, the iconic Palestinian leader’s remains will be reburied with full military honours, officials said.

Russian experts in West Bank for Arafat exhumation

The Palestinian authorities said Arafat`s body will be exhumed Tuesday.

Yasser Arafat`s body to be exhumed on Tuesday for poison tests

Palestinian officials confirmed that the concrete-encased grave of Palestinian president Yasser Arafat will be dug up on Tuesday in his former compound in the West Bank.