Al-Jazeera Fires Reporter for Questioning Arafat 'Assassination'

Ken Silverstein, one of the original authors of the network's coverage of Swiss investigation, reportedly fired after citing media bias.Tova Dvorin, 12/9/2013, 9:04 PM

What Mandela's Legacy Can Teach Us About Zionism

Nelson Mandela may not have been a friend of Israel, but we must shoulder some of the blame - and not be afraid to learn from his legacy. Ari Soffer, 12/8/2013, 9:58 AM

Arafat's Widow to Challenge French Inquiry Into His Death

Suha Arafat pledges to challenge a French inquiry which found her husband's death to have been from natural causes.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/6/2013, 10:17 PM

Swiss Expert Dismisses French Report on Arafat's Death

A French report ruling out poisoning in Arafat's death has a glaring inconsistency, says the co-author of a Swiss probe.Elad Benari, 12/6/2013, 4:15 AM

Arafat Widow 'Still Convinced' Her Husband was Poisoned

Rejecting the findings of a French team of experts Tuesday, Suha Arafat refuses to believe her husband died of natural causes.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/4/2013, 3:29 PM

French Experts Say Arafat Died of 'Natural Causes'

Leaked findings of report contradict claims by Swiss team which suggested PA leader had been poisoned. Israel 'not surprised'.Ari Soffer and Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/3/2013, 5:21 PM

Peres: It Would Have Been Easier to Shoot Arafat

Israeli President dismisses allegations that Palestinian Authority leader was poisoned in interview with Mexican newspaper.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2013, 10:07 PM

Fatah Official: Israel 'Racist Enemy of All Nations'

Lebanese-based Fatah official on PA TV says Arafat taught 'all liberation movements' that Israel is 'prime enemy' of all nations.Ari Yashar, 11/21/2013, 7:22 PM

PA Official: US Behind Arafat's 'Assassination'

Jibril Rajoub on PA TV accuses the US of being behind Yasser Arafat's 'assassination,' still maintains Israel poisoned Arafat.Ari Yashar, 11/21/2013, 4:46 PM

Abbas Says Talks With Israel to Continue

Despite 'resignation' of Palestinian Authority negotiating team, PA head says they'll continue talking until the end of 9-month deadline.Ari Soffer and AFP, 11/17/2013, 10:52 PM

'Abbas Involved in Arafat Poisoning'

Former PA intelligence officer says the current PA leadership was a partner in the 'murder' of Arafat.Dalit Halevy, 11/17/2013, 7:24 PM

PA: Jews Poisoned Arafat 'Like Prophet Mohammed'

On official PA TV Minister of Religious Affairs claims Arafat poisoned by Jews 'like prophet Mohammed.'Ari Yashar, 11/12/2013, 6:40 PM

Hamas, Palestinian Authority Clash Over Arafat Accusations

Hamas prevents commemorative celebrations for Arafat in light of PA-backed study; PA: Hamas 'doesn't care' about Arafat's death.Tova Dvorin, 11/11/2013, 5:05 PM

Abbas Vows to Uncover the Truth Behind Arafat's Death

PA Chairman says the entity is determined to uncover the truth of how former chairman Arafat died, regardless of the consequences.Elad Benari, 11/11/2013, 6:15 AM

PA: Israel the Only Suspect in Arafat's 'Assassination'

PA says death of former chairman is "the crime of the 21st century", vows to find out who is behind his "assassination."Elad Benari, Canada, 11/8/2013, 9:55 PM

PA Officials Call for 'International Probe' into Arafat Death

Senior PLO officials call for an international investigation as Israelis dismiss accusations as "soap opera".Ari Soffer and AFP, 11/7/2013, 2:28 PM

Press Conference to Discuss Results of Arafat Death Probe

Scientists who say Arafat probably died of poisoning will discuss the implications at Thursday press conference.Maayana Miskin, 11/7/2013, 12:35 PM

Israel: Arafat 'Poisoning' Sounds More Like a Soap Opera

Israel denies any involvement in the death of former Palestinian Authority Chairman.Elad Benari, 11/7/2013, 2:13 AM

PA Receives Report on Arafat 'Poisoning'

The PA has received the reports of forensic investigations into the death of former PA Chairman, but won't make the findings public...yet.Elad Benari, 11/6/2013, 5:43 AM

Did Russia Rule Out Arafat Poisoning?

Russian expert quoted as saying Arafat ‘could not have died of polonium poisoning’ – but agency immediately denies.Maayana Miskin, 10/15/2013, 3:32 PM

Rabin Didn't Want to Shake Arafat's Hand, Reveals Associate

Hours before the signing of the Oslo Accords, former PM Rabin said that "Nothing will come of it," his bureau chief reveals.Elad Benari, Canada, 9/18/2013, 11:56 PM

Fatah Activists Demonstrate Against Al Jazeera Over Arafat Slur

Protest outside Qatar-based new network's Ramallah office came after TV panelist criticized late PA leader Yasser Arafat.Ari Soffer, 9/11/2013, 8:19 PM

‘Yasser Arafat Street’ – Soon in Israel?

Arab-Israeli city seeks to name streets for Yasser Arafat and anti-Israeli Egyptian leader Gamel Abdel Nasser., 5/17/2013, 1:05 PM

Results of Arafat Poison Probe Not Expected Till May

The results of a probe into claims that former PA chairman Yasser Arafat was poisoned will not be known until the end of May.Elad Benari, 3/7/2013, 4:43 AM

IDF: Expect Intifada, Not Talks with Palestinian Authority

Israel's military is training for the possibility the Palestinian Authority may soon launch a formal third intifada.Chana Ya'ar, 2/21/2013, 10:40 AM

Hamas: Peres 'Admitted' that Israel Killed Arafat

Hamas calls to end talks with Israel, due to its claims that Peres "admitted" that Israel was responsible for the Arafat's "murder".Elad Benari, 1/14/2013, 3:15 AM

Yaalon: Abbas's Goals Identical to Hamas's

Strategic Affairs Minister says a PLO state must not come into existence.Gil Ronen, 1/12/2013, 6:58 PM

Video: Suha Arafat Admits 2000 War of Terror was Premeditated

Arafat’s widow admits that her husband decided long before Sharon’s visit to Temple Mount that he would launch war of terror against Israel.Rachel Hirshfeld , 12/27/2012, 8:08 PM

Report: 60 Samples Taken in Arafat Poison Probe

Around 60 samples were taken from the remains of the late PA leader Yasser Arafat to check if he was poisoned by polonium.Rachel Hirshfeld , 12/2/2012, 4:53 PM

PA: If Arafat was Poisoned, We’ll Go to Hague

PA leaders say they'll petition International Court if their investigation shows Arafat was poisoned.Maayana Miskin, 11/27/2012, 6:12 PM

Arafat’s Body Part of PA’s ‘Poison Israel’ Tactic

PA officials plan to exhume Arafat’s body this week to try to prove that Israel killed him by poison. “Evidence" may have been planted. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/25/2012, 8:49 AM

Arafat Exhumation Set for Tuesday

Palestinian Authority say the body of former PA Chairman Arafat will be exhumed next week to see if he was poisoned.Elad Benari, 11/25/2012, 2:45 AM

Arafat Exhumation Painful but Necessary, Says Widow

Former PA Chairman Arafat's widow says the exhumation of her husband is necessary because of suspicions Israel poisoned him.Elad Benari, 11/23/2012, 5:46 AM

Arafat's Tomb Sealed Off in Preparation of Exhumation

Workers have sealed off the tomb of Yasser Arafat in Ramallah in preparation for the possible exhumation of his body.Rachel Hirshfeld , 11/13/2012, 5:03 PM

Swiss Team Arrives in Ramallah Ahead of Arafat Exhumation

A Swiss laboratory team has arrived in Ramallah to prepare for the exhumation of former Palestinian Authority Chairman Yasser Arafat.Elad Benari, 11/6/2012, 4:46 AM

French Officials Confirm Exhumation of Arafat's Body

French officials confirm that criminal investigators will order to exhume former PA Chairman Yasser Arafat's body next month.Elad Benari, 10/31/2012, 6:15 AM

Arafat's Widow Questioned as 'Poisoning' Saga Continues

In the ongoing saga of the circumstances of the death of Yasser Arafat, French investigators have questioned his widow.Elad Benari, 10/18/2012, 6:43 AM

Arafat Death Investigators to Come to Ramallah in November

French investigators into the death of former Palestinian Authority chairman Yasser Arafat will arrive on November 26 in Ramallah.Elad Benari, 10/17/2012, 6:12 AM

Arafat's Nephew Opposes Plans to Exhume His Uncle's Body

The nephew of former PA Chairman Yasser Arafat opposes French plans to exhume Arafat’s body, favors international commission of enquiry.Elad Benari, 9/21/2012, 5:44 AM

Yasser Arafat Foundation: No Need for More Proof He Was Poisoned

The Yasser Arafat Foundation says there is "no need" for more proof that the former Palestinian Authority leader was poisoned.Elad Benari, 9/10/2012, 5:12 AM

French Judges Want to Come to Israel to Exhume Arafat’s Body

French judges investigating suspicions that Yasser Arafat was poisoned want to travel to Ramallah to exhume his body, his widow said. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/5/2012, 12:50 PM

France Opens Murder Inquiry into the Death of Arafat

French prosecutors launch murder inquiry into the death of former PA Chairman Arafat, after traces of polonium found in his belongings.Elad Benari, 8/29/2012, 4:14 AM

Swiss Lab Seeks Assurances in Investigating Arafat's Death

Swiss laboratory says it will help investigate former PA Chairman's death only if its findings are not used for political purposes.Elad Benari, 8/9/2012, 4:45 AM

Arafat's Medical File Released in Death Probe

PA releases former Chairman Yasser Arafat's medical files as part of an investigation into his death.Elad Benari, 7/13/2012, 5:43 AM

Abbas to Ask Swiss Experts to Test Arafat's Body

PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas will ask Swiss experts who probed Arafat's death to take samples from his body for further tests.Elad Benari, 7/9/2012, 4:14 AM

Haniyeh: PA Negligent in Investigating Arafat's 'Murder'

Hamas Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh accuses PA of negligence in investigating the death of former PA Chairman Yasser Arafat.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/7/2012, 2:22 AM

The Truth about Arafat’s Final Days

As Arab news network claims poisoning, Israel reveals the truth about Yasser Arafat’s final days.Amir Rappaport, Israel Defense, 7/6/2012, 11:46 AM

Tibi: Ramon in Taibe in Exchange for Arafat in Netanya

MK Tibi: Willing to name a new aerospace center in Taibe after Ilan Ramon, if Netanya names its city hall after Arafat.Elad Benari, 6/29/2012, 5:16 AM

PA TV Commemorates Arafat: "Death for the Sake of Palestine"

On the anniversary of Yasser Arafat’s death, official PA TV broadcast a music video calling for “death for the sake of Palestine.”Elad Benari, 11/24/2011, 10:39 PM

Danon: Tibi a Fifth Columnist

MK Danny Danon slammed the intent of former PLO adviser MK Ahmad Tibi to lionize Yasser Arafat at a memorial service in Ramallah.Gabe Kahn., 11/15/2011, 4:35 PM

Report: Arafat Death Report Coming

The family of late PLO arch-terrorist Yasser Arafat says the report detailing his cause of death will soon be released.Gabe Kahn., 11/11/2011, 11:35 AM