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Harvard students insensitive to terror victims (Guest Voice)

Harvard students insensitive to terror victims By Stephen M. Flatow/JNS.org The controversy over the Harvard University students who recently posed, smiling, at Yasser Arafat’s grave sent a shot of pain through every one of us who has lost a loved one in the terrorist attacks that Arafat and his allies have waged over the years. […]

The Yasser Arafat School of Public Relations

Dishonesty among Israel's detractors is nothing new. The late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat was often condemned for "saying one thing in Arabic to his people and another thing entirely to the Western media."

Harvard Students Visit Arafat's Grave

As part of the “Harvard College Israel Trek 2014,” some of Harvard’s students recently visited the grave of former PLO terrorist Yasser Arafat. The students even posed for a photo-op next to Arafat’s grave in Ramallah. #Harvard students posing, smiling and feeling solemn at Yasser Arafat's grave today in Ramallah. Show More Summary

Abbas Accuses Rival of Murdering Arafat

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas has accused one of his main rivals, Mohammed Dahlan, of involvement in six murders, and suggested that he was behind the death of former leader Yasser Arafat, reports The Jeruslaem Post. Dahlan denied the allegations. Show More Summary

Abbas Says Rival Mohammed Dahlan Killed Yasser Arafat

Forget conspiracy theories that Israel killed Palestinian Authority Chairman Yasser Arafat in 2004. The PA's current president, Mahmoud Abbas, has his own theory: it was Arafat's own security chief, Mohammed Dahlan, who is now trying to challenge Abbas for the presidency. Show More Summary

Palestinian Official Says ‘Armed Resistance’ an Option If Peace Talks Fail

The Palestinian official who headed Yasser Arafat’s security force at the start of the Second Intifada is warning that armed conflict may well follow the failure of current peace talks with Israeli. “They should expect a reaction,” Jibril Rajoub tells TIME in an interview. Show More Summary

Palestinians and Arabs will not budge on Jerusalem

How similar is today to yesteryear? When US president Bill Clinton failed to move Palestine Liberation Organisation chairman Yasser Arafat on the issue of Jerusalem at the 2000 Camp David talks, he decided to turn to America's Arab allies. He...Show More Summary

Russia: Arafat's death not caused by radiation

4 months agoNews : The Newsroom

MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian probe into the death of Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat has found no trace of radioactive poisoning, the chief of the government agency that conducted the study said Thursday.

According to a team Russian forensic scientists, Yasser Arafat died of natural causes, not radiation

4 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Gawker

According to a team Russian forensic scientists, Yasser Arafat died of natural causes, not radiation poisoning as strongly suggested by a Swiss study released last month. But the authors of the Swiss study said that the Russian report was released without the "slightest scientific argument." Read more...

Yasser Arafat died of natural causes, Russian report claims

Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat died of natural causes, not radiation poisoning, Russian forensic scientists have said. Their investigation was one of three carried out on his remains and items he had when he died in Paris in 2004. Last month, Swiss scientists said they had detected high levels of radioactive polonium but could not say [...]

Another Report Backs Arafat's 'Natural' Death

Russian scientists are siding with the French when it comes to how Yasser Arafat died. He wasn't poisoned, they say, despite what Swiss scientists found to "moderately support" that theory. "Yasser Arafat died not from the effects of radiation but of natural causes," the head of Russia's state forensics body...

Russia: Arafat’s Death Not Caused By Radiation

(MOSCOW) — The chief of Russia’s medical and biological agency says its probe into the death of Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat has found no indication of radioactive poisoning. Russia’s state news agencies quote Vladimir Uiba, theShow More Summary

Poll: Majority of Palestinians Believe Israel Poisoned Arafat

Fifty-nine percent of Palestinians believe that the late Palestinian Authority leader Yasser Arafat was poisoned by Israel, according to the AFP news agency. The Ramallah-based Palestinian Center for Policy and Survey Research foundShow More Summary

About President Obama Shaking Raul Castro's Hand...

Some hand shakes and other hair raising associations through the years. Margaret Thatcher and Robert Mugabe "2012 GOP presidential candidate, Newt Gingrich, shaking hands with Yasser Arafat should not be misunderstood!" pic.twitter.com/3Ln9gj0EbF —...Show More Summary

About President Obama Shaking Raul Castro's Hand

Some hand shakes and other hair raising associations through the years. Margaret Thatcher and Robert Mugabe "2012 GOP presidential candidate, Newt Gingrich, shaking hands with Yasser Arafat should not be misunderstood!" pic.twitter.com/3Ln9gj0EbF —...Show More Summary

Conspiracy Theories

The campaign to have Yasser Arafat declared a victim of poisoning is in full swing, but has received a further setback with these leaked details from the BBC of a further report carried out by French scientists. Yasser Arafat 'was not...Show More Summary

Swiss scientists stand by Arafat findings

Swiss researchers who ruled Yasser Arafat was poisoned stand by their claims despite conflicting French findings.

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