Abu Nidal’s ambitiously mercenary terror industry, and its termination by host Saddam Hussein: “Abu Nidal’s Assassination in Baghdad Is Saddam’s Warning to Arafat Not to Betray Him Or Collaborate with Washington”
Mainstream press continues to imply suicide: “Yes, he committed suicide,” the Iraqi deputy prime minister, Tariq Aziz, said in Baghdad.
NY Times on wry: “None of the details could be immediately confirmed. But in contrast to several previous reports of Abu Nidal’s death over past years, the fact that he was dead seemed certain.”