Nightly News   |  July 04, 2012

Arafat’s body may be exhumed

New attention is focused on former Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat's death after elevated levels of a radioactive isotopes were found in his personal items. NBC’s Kate Snow reports.

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>>> yasser arafat poisoned. he died in 2004 . now swiss researchers have found traces of a poisonous element on his belongings, includes his toothbrush. arafat's widow wants his body resumed to reveal the truth about his death. the palestinian authority has agreed and that could happen within days.