Реклама +7(700) 388 81 09

site.news_by_theme Yasser Arafat

Tests point to polonium poisoning in Arafat death: Jazeera
Tests point to polonium poisoning in Arafat death: Jazeera

Swiss scientists have concluded that Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat probably died from polonium poisoning.

Tests point to polonium poisoning in Arafat death: Jazeera
Palestinians hold candles and a poster depicting late Palestinian president Arafat. ©REUTERS
Arafat exhumation hopes to quell poison quandary

One of the Middle East's greatest political mysteries will come a step closer to being solved on Tuesday when scientists exhume iconic Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat's remains to see if he was poisoned.

Arafat exhumation hopes to quell poison quandary
French probe seeks West Bank trip to exhume Arafat: widow
French probe seeks West Bank trip to exhume Arafat: widow

French judges investigating suspicions that Yasser Arafat was poisoned are seeking to travel to the West Bank and have the Palestinian leader's body exhumed.

French probe seeks West Bank trip to exhume Arafat: widow
Swiss lab to analyse Arafat remains for poisoning: hospital
Swiss lab to analyse Arafat remains for poisoning: hospital

A Swiss radiology lab said on Friday it has received the go-ahead from the widow of Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat to test his remains for poisoning by polonium, a highly radioactive element.

Swiss lab to analyse Arafat remains for poisoning: hospital

  • Back
  • 1
  • Forward