Israel & Arafat Israeli Defense Forces stopped the destruction of Yasser Arafat's headquarters in the West Bank city of Ramallah. Arafat remains holed up in the compound's last remaining building with 250 others. Israel demands the surrender of 50 militants it says are inside. NPR's Linda Gradstein reports on the demolition and the resulting Palestinian demonstrations. (3:17)
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Israeli Defense Forces stopped the destruction of Yasser Arafat's headquarters in the West Bank city of Ramallah. Arafat remains holed up in the compound's last remaining building with 250 others. Israel demands the surrender of 50 militants it says are inside. NPR's Linda Gradstein reports on the demolition and the resulting Palestinian demonstrations. (3:17)
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