Who and What Killed Yasser Arafat?


A video chronicling a 9 month investigation by Al-Jazeera in to the 2004 death of Yasser Arafat – expanding on recent revelations that his personal effects were contaminated with high levels of the radioactive material polonium.

Q and A with Arafat’s widow Suha:

http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/whatkilledarafat/2012/07/20127375720962440.html

What is polonium?

http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/whatkilledarafat/2012/07/20127395543834689.html

Polonium has previously been used to assassinate, most famously in the case of Alexander Litvinenko, a former Russian spy turned dissident.  Litvinenko was killed by Polonium in London in 2006.

 

Interview with Mohammed Rashid on the last time he saw Arafat:

 

http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/whatkilledarafat/2012/07/20127391624679986.html

 

 

http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/whatkilledarafat/2012/07/20127413371805105.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lQp0aPeEJaE

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