Saddam Hussein’s last words

Saddam was hanged on the first day of Eid ul-Adha, 30 December 2006, 10 years ago today, despite his wish to be shot (which he felt would be more dignified). The execution was carried out at Camp Justice, an Iraqi army base in Kadhimiya, a neighborhood of northeast Baghdad. Not long before the execution, Saddam’s lawyersContinue reading “Saddam Hussein’s last words”