Arafat’s Remains Exhumed in Poisoning Probe [VIDEO]

The remains of Yasser Arafat have been exhumed to investigate suspicions that he was poisoned.

FOX News Radio’s Emily Wither reports from Jerusalem:

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Yasser Arafat died eight years ago and mystery has always surrounded his death. There was an investigation at the time that was dropped, but a new one launched this year found elevated traces of a lethal radioactive substance on his clothing provided by the former Palestinian leader’s widow. They said to get a clearer picture his body would need to be examined. Arafat died in a French hospital after suddenly falling ill. The immediate cause of death was a stroke, but the underlying reasons were unclear. Many Palestinians have long accused Israel of killing him. Israel denies this.

In Jerusalem, Emily Wither, FOX News Radio.

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