TITLE

The Poisoning of Yasser Arafat

AUTHOR(S)
Avnery, Uri
PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
Washington Report on Middle East Affairs;Sep2012, Vol. 31 Issue 6, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article comments on the demonization of Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat. It criticizes the Israeli propaganda that Arafat had AIDS and that he was gay. It blames Arafat's inadequate security arrangements for his death. The article stresses that plenty of people wanted to kill Arafat, particularly Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon.
ACCESSION #
78326580

 

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