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11 - 20
Yasser Arafat's body exhumed in Ramallah
Move part of probe into Palestinian leader's death after Swiss scientists found traces of polonium on his clothing.
Last updated: 27 Nov 2012 12:03 GMT
Arafat exhumation comes at tense time for PA
Many Palestinians say probe of Arafat's death, and upcoming bid for UN recognition, highlight weakness of PA leadership.
Last updated: 26 Nov 2012 14:12 GMT
Investigators prepare to exhume Arafat's body
Scientists arrive in West Bank to study late Palestinian leader's remains for traces of radioactive polonium.
Last updated: 25 Nov 2012 14:48 GMT
Palestinians begin work to open Arafat's tomb
Investigators plan to exhume the late Palestinian president's body after traces of polonium were found on his clothes.
Last updated: 13 Nov 2012 08:54 GMT
Swiss team visits Arafat grave ahead of probe
Experts from University of Lausanne arrive in Ramallah ahead of the November 26 exhumation of Yasser Arafat's remains.
Last updated: 05 Nov 2012 16:19 GMT
Cash crunch cripples East Jerusalem hospitals
Authorities warn of dire consequences as six hospitals catering to West Bank and Gaza drown under unpaid dues from PA.
Last updated: 14 Oct 2012 10:24 GMT
Egypt TV chief denies inciting Morsi murder
Tawfiq Okasha tells court he merely criticised president and says trial against him is politically motivated.
Last updated: 01 Sep 2012 16:00 GMT
Deadly fighting rages on in Syria's Aleppo
About a dozen people feared killed as shell hits bakery amid continued fighting between government troops and rebels.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2012 04:48 GMT
Syrian rebels lose key Aleppo district
"Tactical retreat" from Salaheddin neighbourhood announced as Syrian opposition gets $7.8m UK aid boost.
Last updated: 10 Aug 2012 17:02 GMT
One killed in alleged attack on Saudi police
Interior ministry says the man aided attack in restive east, but activists say he was merely walking on the street.
Last updated: 15 Jul 2012 03:26 GMT
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