Oct 29, 2004
RAMALLAH [MENL] -- The Palestinian Authority has placed its more than 40,000security troops on alert as PA Chairman Yasser Arafat left the West Bank forFrance.
TEL AVIV [MENL] -- Israel's military has drafted a plan to respond to theexpected death of Palestinian Authority Chairman Yasser Arafat.
Oct 28, 2004
RAMALLAH [MENL] -- The ruling Fatah movement has established a successor toPalestinian Authority Chairman Yasser Arafat, said to be in criticalcondition.
RAMALLAH [MENL] -- The ruling Fatah movement appears to be collapsing in theWest Bank amid the rapid deterioration of Palestinian Authority ChairmanYasser Arafat.