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Arafat to Seek Treatment in Paris

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Arafat to Seek Treatment in Paris

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Arafat to Seek Treatment in Paris

Arafat to Seek Treatment in Paris

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Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat will be transferred from his West Bank compound to Paris for medical treatment Friday. A team of doctors has attributed his illness to a low platelet count in the blood. Hear NPR's Julie McCarthy.

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