Arafat first anniversary infographic
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Arafat one year later

November 11, 2005 - Friday marks the first anniversary of the death of 75-year-old Palestinian President Yasser Arafat, who died from mulitple organ failure at a French military hospital. One year on, the intifada which claimed the lives of over 4,000 Palestinians and Israelis has become a shaky ceasefire, Israel has released some 900 Palestinian prisoners and pulled 9,200 settlers out of the Gaza Strip and West Bank.

PUBLISHED: 7/11/2005; STORY: Graphic News
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