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  IS Camp Speicher massacre: Iraq sentences 40 to death  Baghdad: 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  Baghdad: 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  Baghdad: Sunni Vice President Tariq al-Hashimi, who fled the country months ago, was sentenced to death. Al-Hashimi is now living in Istanbul   Iraq: 21 people executed in one day, including 3 women  They were convicted of terrorism and spent months on death row Tariq Aziz to be executed  Baghdad: 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  Baghdad: 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  Baghdad: 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'  Baghdad: 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. Baghdad Report criticizes Iraq's executions Iraq pushes 'Chemical Ali's' execution  Baghdad: 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. Baghdad Former Iraq minister sentenced to death. Baghdad Judge condemns Hussein's execution. Baghdad Iraq approves execution of 'Chemical Ali'  Baghdad: 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. Baghdad 'Chemical Ali,' 2 others to be hanged. Baghdad 'Chemical Ali' sentenced to hang

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  Baghdad: 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...
  Baghdad: 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 ...

  Baghdad: 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  Baghdad: Nuri al-Maliki wanted to show Iraqis that no deal would let the former dictator escape punishment Jan.3 UN appeals to Iraq on executions  High Commissioner for Human Rights Louise Arbour has appealed not to execute 2 top officials from Saddam Hussein's rule

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Dec.29   Saddam Hussein hanged
  Baghdad: 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
  Baghdad: Hussein lawyer: Different sources think Hussein will be hanged Saturday Dec.28   Sources: Hussein to hang this weekend  Baghdad: Hussein will be transferred from U.S. to Iraqi custody within the next day Dec.27 Hussein loyalists warn against hanging  The Baath Party is warning there will be 'grave consequences' if former Iraqi leader is executed Dec.26 Death sentence for Saddam upheld  Baghdad: 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
  Baghdad: 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  Baghdad: The prosecution has called for his execution as it delivered its closing arguments Apr.19 Saddam 'did sign death warrants'  Baghdad: Handwriting experts have concluded that Saddam signed documents ordering the killing of 148 Shia villagers

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