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Though originally written in 2003 after numerous terror attacks in Kfar Darom, with ongoing rocket attacks in the South, this ‘fable’ is as timely as ever.
The report claimed that Sharon decided to eliminate Arafat because it would be the best way to stop the Palestinian resistance.
On the plane ride home from the US, prime minister Barak and his team concocted the myth of “no partner” to blame Arafat for not accepting his “take it or leave it offer.”
Kerry holds talks with Jordan's King Abdullah prior to meeting with Abbas; officials say Kerry wants extension of talks until end of year.
By KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Repeating a fallacy does not make it kosher no matter how many times the international community tells the lie.
By BARRY SHAW
Belgian scientist Roth may have laid to rest claim that Arafat was poisoned by Israel once and for all, but it seems we are likely to see the myth continue to live on in the Arab world.
By YOCHANAN VISSER
City prosecutor vows to fight "quenelle" fad and glorification of 2012 shooter Merah; NBA player Tony Parker apologizes for gesture.
By JOSEPH STRICH AND SAM SOKOL
Amid conflicting reports of the Palestinian leader's cause of death, the latest discovery negates Swiss findings, confirms French report.
By JPOST.COM STAFF, REUTERS
"We are in agreement except the French say the polonium was deposited by radon, but it a very weak argument," says expert.
Leaked report contradicts Swiss experts; radiation scientist says both studies found similar levels of Polonium 210 in Arafat's body.
Radioactive isotope found in Arafat's bones by Swiss lab in November; some contend he was poised or murdered by Israel.
Israel needs to conduct a powerful policy of regular education.
By JERUSALEM POST READERS
I have no idea if and how Arafat was poisoned. I definitely have an idea of how the Israeli government uses assassinations in the face of strategic challenges, when it has no other strategic recourse.
By RAN EDELIST, SOF HASHAVUA
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