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Saddam Hussein (1937–2006)

Saddam Hussein was a bloody and brutal dictator who kept his country of Iraq at war almost constantly after assuming power in 1979. At least one million people died due to the machinations of Saddam. After his regime was toppled by the U.S. invasion of 2003, he wound up on a gallows, his life terminated at the end of a hangman's noose. Saddam ... See full bio »

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Baghdad is determined to force the Mongols of our age to commit suicide at its gates. See more »


Invaded Kuwait on August 2, 1990 and made it the 19th province of Iraq. See more »




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