Archive: 8/28/2012
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  8/28/2012, Elul 10, 5772

France to Investigate Arafat’s Death


France has agreed to open a criminal investigation into the death of Palestinian Authority Chairman Yasser Arafat. Arafat passed away in 2004 following an illness; his wife Suha now claims that he was poisoned.

PA officials have accused Israel of murdering the then-chairman.