Added Date Saturday 16 November 1996 - 2:00 AM    Hits 1852    Comments 0    Category Leading Figures, All Images


Palestinian President Yasser Arafat releases a white dove during independence day celebrations in the southern Gaza Strip town of Rafah November 16, 1996. Arafat, who proclaimed statehood in Algiers on November 15, 1988, said that Israel was delaying its Hebron pullout in an attempt to abandon accords sign with the PLO.