YASSER ARAFAT

Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat, front, inspects the bomb damage in the Arab University area of West Beirut Monday, Aug. 2, 1982 following heavy bombardment by the Israeli's the day before. Israli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon and Arafat share a long and bitter history, one that has once before come to a climax over the Palestinian leader's presence in Beirut. (AP Photo/Mourad Raouf)