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Middle East / Arafat Health #770546

CBS Evening News for Monday, Nov 08, 2004
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Palestinian Authority president Yasir Arafat’s condition updated.

(Tel Aviv: David Hawkins) The struggle for Arafat’s political power & fortune featured; scenes shown of Palestinian officials arriving in Paris, France, to check on Arafat, and of his wife, Suha, who is restricting access to him; details given of Suha Arafat’s unpopularity among Palestinians and of the investigation into Arafat’s diversion of international aid funds to secret bank accounts. [Palestinian Foreign Minister Nabil SHAATH†- complains about Suha.] [Palestinian legislator Hanan ASHRAWI†- says Arafat is more than a husband or father.]

Rather, Dan;
Hawkins, David

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