Dr. Shane Posted November 5, 2006 Share Posted November 5, 2006 Saddam Hussein To Hang Quote: Angry, shaking and defiant, Saddam Hussein was sentenced to death this morning by hanging for ordering the massacre of Iraqi civilians. Quote: Saddam was convicted of ordering the deaths of 148 Shia men and teenage boys in the town of Dujail in 1982. The killings followed a failed assassination attempt against him and were intended to act as a grim warning to others not to oppose him. Quote: He had wanted to face a firing squad - that request was refused. Celebratory gunfire echoed across Baghdad while fighting broke out in the north of the city. Saddam's lawyer said the former president urged Iraqis "not to take revenge" on the US coalition and to "unify in the face of sectarian strike". Quote Pastoral Family Counselor... Find me at www.PostumCafe.com Author of Peculiar Christianity Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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