LAS VEGAS -- Rudolph Giuliani, former mayor of New York, Time magazine's Person of the Year in 2001 and a possible presidential candidate (he still won't commit), shared his thoughts on former Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat during a speech to a crowd of real estate professionals during a Help-U-Sell conference in Las Vegas. Arafat was a joint winner of the Nobel Peace Prize in 1994. Using a housing analogy that stirred applause from the audience, he said, "We were letting him out-negotiate us. We kept making concessions and he never kept his word. It was like buying a house from someone who didn't own the house – over and over and over again." While Giuliani is a former Justice Department official, he didn't offer any thoughts on ongoing antitrust litigation between the federal ag...
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