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August 28, 2012 2:04 pm

Report: French Prosecutors to Open Investigation into Arafat’s Death

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Yasser Arafat. Photo: World Economic Forum.

JPost – French prosecutors opened a murder investigation into the 2004 death of former Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat, AFP reported Tuesday, citing sources close to the matter.

The probe comes after Arafat’s widow Suha and daughter Zahwa launched legal action in France last month alleging the PLO leader was poisoned with radioactive polonium-210.

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