Yasser Arafat


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Noun1.Yasser Arafat - Palestinian statesman who was chairman of the Palestine Liberation Organization (1929-2004)
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The death of Yasser Arafat will bring a new leadership to the Palestinians which must be met by a sympathetic response from the Israelis.
In the case of the Palestinian leadership, Yasser Arafat is ineffective and a thorn in the sides of President Bush and Colin Powell.
PALESTINIAN leader Yasser Arafat was today holding talks with Tony Blair about the allies' conflict and the Middle East peace process.
THE wife of the critically ill Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat claims there is plot to "bury him alive".
as the objective arbiter in the Middle East, declaring that the Palestinians must rid themselves of Yasser Arafat and establish a government approved by Bush, the prime attribute of which will be the absence of hostility toward Israel.
expressing support for Yasser Arafat and increasing financial aid to his Palestinian Authority," reported the Washington Post.
PALESTINIAN leader Yasser Arafat was today holding talks with Tony Blair about the allies' conflict with Afghanistan's Taliban rulers and the Middle East peace process.
PALESTINIAN leader Yasser Arafat and Israeli Foreign Minister Shimon Peres today held long-awaited truce talks aimed at ending a year of fighting.
A ROW erupted yesterday over where Yasser Arafat will be buried - as he fights for life in a Paris hospital.
A defiant Yasser Arafat is holed up in his battered headquarters in Ramallah, surrounded by Israeli military forces.
The Bush administration may be cool to Palestinian terrorist leader Yasser Arafat, but the United Nations still gives him a hero's welcome.