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Swiss researchers: Polonium findings ‘support the possibility’ Yasser Arafat died of poisoning

Polonium, the poison scientists suspect may be the cause of Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat’s death in 2004, is a highly radioactive material rarely found outside military and scientific circles. Swiss radiation experts have confirmed they found traces of polonium on clothing used by Arafat which “support the possibility” the veteran…

Litvinenko widow urges justice ahead of nuclear summit

The widow of Russian dissident Alexander Litvinenko, who was poisoned with polonium in London in 2006, called Saturday for justice for his killers ahead of a global summit on nuclear security. Marina Litvinenko said her husband’s death was an “act of nuclear terrorism” which she blames on agents of the Russian government, and urged participants…

New Litvinenko suspect wanted in Britain

Britain has issued an international arrest warrant for a second Russian man suspected over the murder of ex-agent turned dissident Alexander Litvinenko in London, the suspect and security sources said Thursday. Britain has already demanded the extradition from Russia of former agent Andrei Lugovoi on suspicion of murdering Litvinenko in…

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