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  Elul 11, 5772 , 29/08/12

PA Pleased by France Criminal Probe

The Palestinian Authority has welcomed France’s decision to open a criminal probe into the death of former PA Chairman Yasser Arafat. The probe follows claims from Arafat’s wife and others that the then-PA leader was poisoned.

PA officials have accused Israel of murdering Arafat.

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