re. John. How Saddam Protected People - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Efox
    • 07.10.06 | 12:09 (IST)

    There was a wonderful billboard that had his picture and said Saddam Protects The People. The billboard was placed over a parking lot. We would never have known what was under that parking lot if there was not a leg sticking out at one side. Saddam protected two entire villages by sealing them under cement. No one will ever know just how many people he killed. Like Jews in Iran, the Jewish population in Iraq has been plummeting since British Rule ended and most are unaccounted for. The Ottoman probably protected us best out of different Empires, their royal families were self interested enough to set religion aside. Still better to be free.

    from the article: Baghdad's last rabbi to leave Iraq
    First published 00:00 04.10.06 | Last updated 00:00 04.10.06
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