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Death Sentence to Saddam Hussein

The trial of Saddam Hussein violated all the basic principles of international law. The Iraqi Special Tribunal lacked independence; its judges openly displayed their prejudices; they did not act on evidence before them; and the defence was not provided with documents and transcripts of the trial testimony needed to enable it to question witnesses as required by law.

with the Islamic revolution he was leading in Iran. The Dawa Party, a

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