Experts confirm polonium on Arafat clothing
Posted: Tuesday, October 15, 2013
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Radiation experts confirm polonium on Arafat clothing
Swiss radiation experts have confirmed they found traces of polonium on clothing used by Yasser Arafat which "support the possibility" the veteran Palestinian leader was poisoned.
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