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11-26-2012 22:15 BJT

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Late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat’s body will be exhumed Tuesday, 8 years after his death. Full Story >>

For more on the exhumation of Arafat’s remains, let’s speak to our correspondent Stephanie Freid in Tel Aviv.

Thanks for joining us, Stephanie.

Q1: Why do you think it’s so important to find out the cause of Arafat’s death, eight years after the event?

Q2: The Palestinians suspect that Israel poisoned Arafat when he was besieged in his Ramallah headquarters, before falling ill in 2004. Now, as the investigation is about to be carried out, what is the reaction from the Israeli side?


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