The French government has no reason to take part in a cover up. Mrs Arafat must know what her husband died from, and she has no reason to take part in a cover up. His death may well have been AIDs related. Does it really matter? What DOES matter is the five or six billion dollars of Pal money he stashed away in French and Swiss banks!
Indonesia government aims to outlaw insulting president, sparks uproar (Reuters)
from the article: Was Arafat HIV-positive?