Claim: Arafat was poisoned with HIV by Israel

Dr. Ashraf Kurdi, Yasser Arafats doctor says Arafat was deliberately infected with the HIV virus in order to obscure the real cause of death and in order to blacken his name. (Rumors about Arafat being homosexual were once rife, and homosexuality is condemned in traditional Arab society.)

Year: 2007
Source: Haaretz
Claimed By: Yasser Arafats doctor Dr. Ashraf Kurdi