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Arafat, Yasser (1929–2004)

Yasser Arafat, a controversial and polarizing leader for the Palestinians, became a key figure in the decades-long struggle between Israel and Palestine. Renowned for his red and white keffiyah headdress, Palestinians hailed Arafat as a martyr while Israelis ostracized him as ...

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