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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RAMALLAH, Wednesday, January 23, 2019 (WAFA) -- Nasser Kidwa, chairman of the Yasser Arafat Foundation, described on Wednesday an Israeli court's ruling against an estate in occupied East Jerusalem for the late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat as nothing more than pure robbery, accusing the Israeli occupation authorities of espousing the mentality of bandits.
Palestinians hold candles and posters depicting late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat during a rally marking the 9th anniversary of his death near Damascus Gate in Jerusalem's Old City November 11, 2013.
Summary: Ramallah [Palestine], Feb 10 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first engagement after arriving in Ramallah on Saturday morning will be to lay a wreath at the Mausoleum of Late President Yasser Arafat.
During his visit to the Yasser Arafat Museum where he placed a wreath at the tomb of the late Palestinian president Yasser Arafat in Ramallah, West Bank .
Summary: A museum dedicated to Yasser Arafat, including the room where the Palestinian leader spent much of his final years under Israeli siege, will open Wednesday ahead of his death's anniversary.
TEHRAN (FNA)- A French court refused to reopen the case into the death of Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat, who died November 11, 2004, in a military hospital near Paris.
But newly-rediscovered footage of Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat may upend his successor's argument that Israel's demand is an unprecedented one that no Palestinian leader could accept.
Cairo, Safar 18, 1435, Dec 21, 2013, SPA -- The Arab League Council at the level of the Foreign Ministers discussed here today a proposal of the Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas regarding establishment of an international independent and impartial committee within the framework of the United Nations to investigate the killing of the late Palestinian president Yasser Arafat.
French experts have ruled out claims from Swiss scientists that the former Palestine leader Yasser Arafat died as a result of radiation poisoning.
AT last the truth is slowly seeping out regarding the death of Yasser Arafat.
PALESTINE chiefs yesterday insisted former leader Yasser Arafat was murdered and again pointed the finger at Israel.