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.

Arafat`s remains to be exhumed on Nov 26

A Western diplomat says the exhumation of late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat`s remains will take place on November 26.

Israel admits 1988 killing of Arafat`s deputy

Israel for the first time admitted responsibility for the assassination of Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat`s deputy, Abu Jihad, in a cross border raid on PLO`s headquarters in Tunis in 1988.

Palestinian leader loses VIP status with Israel

Israel has given Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas a watered-down travel permit that is valid for just two months.

Palestinian leader wants US backing in UN proposal

Palestine seeks UN resolution that would term West Bank settlements illegal.

Israel, Palestinian leaders in separate visits to Cairo

The Israeli and Palestinian leaders were due in Cairo on Sunday for separate meetings with the Egyptian President.

Palestinian leader ordered to rest after falling

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said on Friday that doctors ordered him to rest after a fall left him with a bruised back.