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    • jeff atkinson
    • 06.01.07 | 12:01 (IST)

    You may be right that Saddam's trial didnt meet the "Civilized" worlds standards. BUT, you have to remember that we're dealing with Iraq. An Iraq with (as much as you hate it) a democratically elected government that decided to execute Saddam by their terms on their timetable. I'm just upset that he wasnt Internationally telivised being "Stoned To Death" which, I believe is the more acceptible custom for execution in the Mid East.

    from the article: History and Hussein's hanging
    First published 00:00 04.01.07 | Last updated 00:00 05.01.07
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