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In pictures: Yasser Arafat's life
1974: First UN speech

Yasser Arafat made a dramatic first appearance at the United Nations, advocating peace.

But he warned: "Today I have come bearing an olive branch and a freedom fighter's gun. Do not let the olive branch fall from my hand."

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