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Noun1.Saddam - Iraqi leader who waged war against IranSaddam - Iraqi leader who waged war against Iran; his invasion of Kuwait led to the Gulf War (born in 1937)
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Saddam Hussein was an inept dictator during his final years in power, thinking 9//11 would bring Iraq and America closer together, according to a new book by one of the Americans who interrogated him.
The release of the Chilcot Report has brought about a renewal of interest in the legitimacy, legality, and value of the 2003 invasion of Iraq and the subsequent ousting of Saddam Hussein.
DR David Lowry states that Hussein Kamal confessed that Saddam's chemical biological and nascent nuclear weapons were destroyed in 1995 (Feedback, June 25).
Summary: Prominent Syrian actor Jamal Suleiman has stated that he has not made up his mind about his nomination for the leading role in the new Syrian drama "Saddam wa Ana"(Saddam and me)
POWER SURGE: Igal Naor stars as Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein in a drama tracing his era of power.
While there is no doubt that Saddam Hussein's regime was a murderous and brutal dictatorship, the new Iraqi regime may prove to be even worse than Saddam's.
The Arab world is sharply divided over the execution of Saddam Hussein on Dec.
In the bright fantasy world of cakewalks and floral greetings for liberators, Saddam Hussein's trial was meant to demonstrate the workings of an independent judiciary in Iraq's robust new democracy.
FORMER dictator Saddam Hussein saved crusts to feed to the birds while he was in prison, according to an American army nurse who helped to look after him.
EXECUTED Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein was buried shortly before sunrise yesterday inside a compound in the town of his birth.
July 1968: Saddam helps plot coup that puts Ba'ath Party back in power, deposing President Abdul-Rahman Aref.