[JURIST] The widow and daughter of Yasser Arafat [BBC profile; JURIST news archive] on Tuesday asked a French court to investigate what they believe to be the murder of the former Palestinian leader. The allegations of Suha and Zahwa Arafat stem from a Swiss institute's report suggesting that Yasser Arafat was poisoned by a radioactive substance [Reuters report] before his death in a Paris military hospital in 2004. The examiners found a radioactive substance on Arafat's clothing, polonium-210 [IAEA backgrounder],...

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