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Arafat's body to be exhumed on Tuesday in murder inquiry

Plastic sheets cover the mausoleum of late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat in the West Bank city of Ramallah November 24, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

Plastic sheets cover the mausoleum of late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat in the West Bank city of Ramallah November 24, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

Plastic sheets cover the mausoleum of late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat in the West Bank city of Ramallah November 24, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman
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Tawfiq al-Tirawi, the head of the Palestinian inquiry team into the death of the late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat, speaks to reporters during a news conference in the West Bank city of Ramallah November 24, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

Tawfiq al-Tirawi, the head of the Palestinian inquiry team into the death of the late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat, speaks to reporters during a news conference in the West Bank city of Ramallah November 24, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

Tawfiq al-Tirawi, the head of the Palestinian inquiry team into the death of the late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat, speaks to reporters during a news conference in the West Bank city of Ramallah November 24, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman
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Tawfiq al-Tirawi, the head of the Palestinian inquiry team into the death of the late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat, speaks to reporters during a news conference in the West Bank city of Ramallah November 24, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

Tawfiq al-Tirawi, the head of the Palestinian inquiry team into the death of the late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat, speaks to reporters during a news conference in the West Bank city of Ramallah November 24, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

Tawfiq al-Tirawi, the head of the Palestinian inquiry team into the death of the late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat, speaks to reporters during a news conference in the West Bank city of Ramallah November 24, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman
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