saddam hussein

Beyond memory: Hadiya Hussein’s uniquely Iraqi story of non-love and loss
Books

Beyond memory: Hadiya Hussein’s uniquely Iraqi story of non-love and loss

  Most of Iraq’s celebrated authors live and write outside their country: Fadhil al-Azzawi is in Berlin; Sinan Antoon is…
Iraq faces painful legacy of mass graves
World

Iraq faces painful legacy of mass graves

Iraq wants to put the legacy of murderous dictator Saddam Hussein behind it, but faces a huge need for specialists…
Sabbahi repels accusations he supported former Libyan, Iraqi regimes
Egypt

Sabbahi repels accusations he supported former Libyan, Iraqi regimes

Nasserist presidential hopeful Hamdeen Sabbahi countered Wednesday accusations that he defended the former regimes of Iraqi President Saddam Hussein and…
Iraqi police say sorry for Saddam-era abuse
World

Iraqi police say sorry for Saddam-era abuse

The Iraqi Interior Ministry on Sunday apologized to the Iraqi people for practices it carried out during the regime of…
Tensions rise as Iraq seeks Sunni VP arrest
World

Tensions rise as Iraq seeks Sunni VP arrest

BAGHDAD — Iraqi authorities issued an arrest warrant for Sunni Muslim Vice President Tareq al-Hashemi on Monday for suspected ties to…
Delegation heads to Baghdad to discuss money owed Egypt
Business

Delegation heads to Baghdad to discuss money owed Egypt

Egypt's manpower and immigration minister, Ahmed Hassan al-Borai, left for Iraq on Tuesday for negotiations on what the country owes…
Iraq’s Tareq Aziz sentenced to death
World

Iraq’s Tareq Aziz sentenced to death

Baghdad--Iraq's high tribunal on Tuesday passed a death sentence on Tareq Aziz, one of late dictator Saddam Hussein's most prominent…
Tariq Aziz: Obama is ‘leaving Iraq to the wolves’
World

Tariq Aziz: Obama is ‘leaving Iraq to the wolves’

 London--The man who once served as Saddam Hussein's leading lieutenant has appealed to the United States to extend its presence…
The Generals Speak
Books

The Generals Speak

Journalist Wendell Steavenson is not the god-narrator in her latest release, The Weight of a Mustard Seed. She is instead…
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