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  IS Camp Speicher massacre: Iraq sentences 40 to death  Iraq has sentenced 40 men to death over the killing of up to 1,700 military recruits at a former US base in 2014 26 hanged in Iraq over terror-related crimes  Twenty-six people convicted of terrorism-related crimes were executed in Iraq two days ago, the Iraqi Justice Ministry confirmed in a statement... Fugitive Iraq VP sentenced to death  Sunni Vice President Tariq al-Hashimi, who fled the country months ago, was sentenced to death. Al-Hashimi is now living in Istanbul Tariq Aziz to be executed  Iraq's top diplomat under Saddam Hussein will be executed next year after U.S. forces have pulled out of the country Iraqi court sentences Tariq Aziz to death  One of the best-known faces of the Iraqi government was sentenced for his role in eliminating religious parties during Saddam Hussein's regime Saddam's cousin, 'Chemical Ali,' hanged  Ali Hassan was hanged after having been convicted on 13 counts of killings and genocide in four separate trials Fourth death sentence for 'Chemical Ali'  Ali Hassan al-Majid, a former Iraqi official, has been sentenced to death for ordering the gassing of Kurds 4 from security force face death for heist  An Iraqi criminal court has sentenced to death four members of the country’s security forces for a bank robbery that left eight people dead Iraq pushes 'Chemical Ali's' execution  The Cabinet pressed the presidential council to ratify court-ordered executions for several former officials convicted of crimes against hum... Chemical Ali sentenced, again, to death  Ali Hassan al-Majeed, the former Iraqi general known as Chemical Ali, has been sentenced to death for his role in suppressing a 1991 uprisin... Former Iraq minister sentenced to death  Assad Kamal al-Hashemi has been sentenced to death for ordering the murder of a Sunni politician's two sons Judge condemns Hussein's execution Iraq approves execution of 'Chemical Ali'  The cousin of Ali Hassan al-Majeed will be executed for his role in a chemical weapons attack on Iraqi Kurds in the 1980s Iraqi leader wants Chemical Ali executed 'Chemical Ali,' 2 others to be hanged 'Chemical Ali' sentenced to hang

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  An Iraq court sentenced 3 former aides to Saddam Hussein to death by hanging for their role in a genocide campaign that that killed up to 100,000 Kurds.    Ali Hassan al-Majid, Hussein's first cousin, earned nickname Chemical Ali for atrocities committed in a campaign, code-named Operation Anfal, during the Iraq-Iran war in 1980s. Also sentenced to death was Sultan Hashem Ahmed, Iraqi army commander during t...
  One of Saddam Hussein's co-defendants, Taha Yassin Ramadan was sentenced to life for his role in killing Shias in the 1980s.    His punishment was increased at an appeal. 'The execution was smooth with ...

  Barzan Ibrahim decapitated during hanging. The former head of Revolutionary Court Hamed al-Bandar also hanged.    Hanging of Saddam's aides was filmed. They had been convicted over the killing of 148 Shia after a 1982 attempt on Saddam's life ...
Jan.9 PM refused US request to delay execution  Nuri al-Maliki wanted to show Iraqis that no deal would let the former dictator escape punishment

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Dec.29   Saddam Hussein hanged
  The celebrations broke out after Hussein was dead. There was dancing around the body. The execution was videotaped
 He was convicted of killings in the town of Dujail 25 years ago. U.S. district judge refused a request to stay the execution. Hussein executed before Eid Al-Adha, a holiday. The law does not permit executions during religious holidays
  'No delays' to Hussein execution
  Hussein lawyer: Different sources think Hussein will be hanged Saturday Dec.28   Sources: Hussein to hang this weekend  Hussein will be transferred from U.S. to Iraqi custody within the next day Dec.26 Death sentence for Saddam upheld  Iraq's Appeals Court rejected an appeal by Saddam Hussein's lawyers and confirmed that he would be hanged Nov.5 Saddam Hussein sentenced to death
  The former Iraqi leader has been convicted of crimes against humanity and sentenced to death by hanging
 Saddam was convicted over the killing of 148 people in the Shia town of Dujail in 1982. His half-brother and former chief judge were also sentenced to death. Former ViP Ramadan got life in jail. 3 others received 15-year prison terms. Baath party official Mohammed Azawi Ali was acquitted. The verdict sparked celebration in Baghdad and protests in Tikrit
Jun.19 Prosecution demands Saddam death  The prosecution has called for his execution as it delivered its closing arguments Apr.19 Saddam 'did sign death warrants'  Handwriting experts have concluded that Saddam signed documents ordering the killing of 148 Shia villagers

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