Tuesday, October 24th | 4 Heshvan 5778

Close

Be in the know!

Get our exclusive daily news briefing.

Subscribe
August 24, 2012 11:49 am

Arafat’s Widow Approves Testing Remains for Poisoning

avatar by News Editor

Email a copy of "Arafat’s Widow Approves Testing Remains for Poisoning" to a friend

Yasser Arafat. Photo: World Economic Forum.

Times of Israel/AP – The widow of Yasser Arafat on Friday agreed to have her husband’s remains tested for poisoning by polonium, AFP reported.

The news agency quoted Darcy Christen, a spokesman for a radiology lab at the Lausanne University Hospital Centre, as saying that the Swiss facility was “waiting for a formal, written letter from the lawyer” before heading to Ramallah to test Arafat’s remains for radioactive poisoning.

Read full story.

Share this Story: Share On Facebook Share On Twitter Email This Article

Let your voice be heard!

Join the Algemeiner

Algemeiner.com