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:


What is polonium?


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:








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