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Jordanian MP claims Israel aided US in Saddam Hussein's capture

Jordanian MP claims Israel aided US in Saddam Hussein's capture

Arab media outlets cite Jordanian lawmaker's claim that Israel aided US in locating Iraqi dictator.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/12/2018 11:32
Iran: If U.S. attacks, it'll be defeated like Saddam

Iran: If U.S. attacks, it'll be defeated like Saddam

Revolutionary Guard warns the United States not to attack Iran or it will be defeated like the former Iraqi leader.Elad Benari, 24/05/2018 06:04
Remembering the 1988 Halabja chemical weapon massacre

Remembering the 1988 Halabja chemical weapon massacre

Israel-Kurdistan Friendship Association memorializes 1988 Halabja massacre that killed 5,000.Mordechai Sones, 15/03/2018 22:51
Last time Iraq, this time Iran, time for Purim

Last time Iraq, this time Iran, time for Purim

What they planned for us, comes back on their own heads - as told in the Megilah, the Book of Esther. Ariel Natan Pasko, 28/02/2018 23:37
PA city erects Saddam Hussein memorial

PA city erects Saddam Hussein memorial

Qalqilya monument bears the inscription 'Arab Palestine from the River to the Sea-' one of Hussein's slogans.Tal Polon, 22/10/2017 08:05
US returns Saddam Hussein’s stolen chess set

US returns Saddam Hussein’s stolen chess set

Precious antique chess set once owned by Saddam Hussein and stolen in 2003 is recovered by FBI.Mordechai Sones, 03/09/2017 11:49
Iraq insurgency and the clueless West

Iraq insurgency and the clueless West

Ten years since the execution of Saddam Hussein and the Shia-Sunni divide is deeper than ever, while the West is still clueless. Gábor Somlai, 03/01/2017 21:40
Clinton campaign slams Trump for praising Saddam

Clinton campaign slams Trump for praising Saddam

In response to Trump offering praise for Saddam's terror fighting skills, Clinton campaign says this shows Trump is 'dangerous, unworthy'.Shai Landesman, 06/07/2016 09:13
Trump offers praise for Saddam Hussein

Trump offers praise for Saddam Hussein

In a campaign rally Tuesday night, Donald Trump says Saddam Hussein was 'bad guy', but he 'killed terrorists well'.Shai Landesman, 06/07/2016 07:55
Iraq's coming Apocalypse

Iraq's coming Apocalypse

We may be about to witness an unbelievable catastrophe in Iraq.Prof. Daniel Pipes, 15/03/2016 22:11
'Voice of Saddam's Regime' Dies at 79

'Voice of Saddam's Regime' Dies at 79

Former Iraqi foreign minister Tareq Aziz dies in hospital after years of poor health as a convicted prisoner.Ben Ariel, Canada, 05/06/2015 20:18
Recording of 'Dead' Saddam Deputy Airs on Iraqi TV

Recording of 'Dead' Saddam Deputy Airs on Iraqi TV

TV channel of Baath party releases an audio recording purportedly of Saddam Hussein’s deputy some officials said had been killed.Ben Ariel, Canada, 15/05/2015 22:19
Shadow of Saddam Lives on in Iraq

Shadow of Saddam Lives on in Iraq

Likely death of Saddam Hussein's deputy Izzat al-Duri celebrated by many Iraqis - but reveals Baathist links to ongoing ISIS insurgency.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/05/2015 10:28
Iraq: No DNA to Test Body of 'Saddam Deputy'

Iraq: No DNA to Test Body of 'Saddam Deputy'

Iraq's health ministry does not have DNA results from a close relative of Izzat al-Duri that could determine whether he was killed.Ben Ariel, Canada, 24/04/2015 22:49
Ex-Hussein Intel Officer Planned ISIS's Rise

Ex-Hussein Intel Officer Planned ISIS's Rise

Report based on newly revealed documents shows how former chief officer under Iraq's dictator made 'blueprint' for ISIS's Syria conquest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/04/2015 07:39
Iraq Examining Reports that Saddam's Deputy Killed

Iraq Examining Reports that Saddam's Deputy Killed

Iraq to test the body of a man killed in clashes with pro-government forces who may be former vice president Izzat Ibrahim al-Duri.Ben Ariel, Canada, 17/04/2015 20:41
Saddam's Tomb Levelled in Fighting for Tikrit

Saddam's Tomb Levelled in Fighting for Tikrit

Tomb of Saddam Hussein virtually leveled in heavy clashes between ISIS and Iraqi forces fighting for Tikrit.Ben Ariel, 16/03/2015 05:16
Iraq: Major Offensive Begins to Seize Tikrit

Iraq: Major Offensive Begins to Seize Tikrit

Iraqi army forces backed by pro-government militias begin operation to take Tikrit, hometown of executed dictator Saddam Hussein.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/03/2015 11:01
Abbas's Fatah Fondly Reminisces Saddam Hussein

Abbas's Fatah Fondly Reminisces Saddam Hussein

Fatah posts nostalgic picture of terrorist Arafat shaking hands with Iraqi dictator who was executed for war crimes against his own people.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/01/2015 20:11
ISIS Captures Saddam's Chemical Weapons Complex

ISIS Captures Saddam's Chemical Weapons Complex

After capturing Iraq's largest oil refinery and becoming 'world's richest terror group,' ISIS captures Saddam-era chemical facility.Ari Yashar, 20/06/2014 08:25
Past Crimes as Legal Prologue to Statehood

Past Crimes as Legal Prologue to Statehood

Israel, Iraq, Palestinian Arab statehood are connected and Palestinian Arabs may learn a problematic lesson from the past. .Prof. Louis René Beres, 03/04/2014 14:54
Report: Against UN Deal, Iran Arming Iraq

Report: Against UN Deal, Iran Arming Iraq

UN allegedly aware of the arms sale, but have not taken action yet; concerns of escalation in sectarian tensions across the Middle East.Tova Dvorin, 25/02/2014 01:16
Police Nab Saddam Hussein Gift Handgun

Police Nab Saddam Hussein Gift Handgun

A police search of a suspect car yielded the unexpected weapon, with engraved dedication from Iraqi tyrant.Gil Ronen, 13/02/2014 13:45
Analysis: Mubarak vs Saddam

Analysis: Mubarak vs Saddam

The trials of deposed Egyptian President and Hosni Mubarak and his counterpart Saddam Hussein look very similar, but are they?Gabe Kahn., 16/08/2011 17:16
Saddam Era Officials Handed Over

Saddam Era Officials Handed Over

Five Saddam-era officials, including two of the late dictator's half-brothers, are slated for execution after being handed over to Iraqi officialsGabe Kahn., 16/07/2011 21:30