Palestine UN bid and Arafat exhumation: Ali Abunimah on WBEZ’s Worldview

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, PA de facto leader Mahmoud Abbas and appointed Prime Minister Salam Fayyad listen at the UN headquarters in New York, 29 November 2012.

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EI’s Ali Abunimah spoke with WBEZ Worldview’s Jerome McDonnell about today’s UN vote on admitting “Palestine” as an observer state and the exhumation of late Palestinian Yasser Arafat as part of an investigation into whether he was murdered.

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Update: November 30

Ali Abunimah spoke to Al Jazeera English immediately after the UN vote admitting “Palestine” as a non-member state.


Ali Abunimah

Co-founder of The Electronic Intifada and author of The Battle for Justice in Palestine, now out from Haymarket Books.

Also wrote One Country: A Bold-Proposal to End the Israeli-Palestinian Impasse. Opinions are mine alone.