Middle East

Man who oversaw Saddam hanging recalls dictator’s end

The bust of former Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein and the actual rope used to hang him, are on display in the living room of former national security adviser Mowaffak al-Rubaie (gesturing), seen during an interview with the AFP where he gave details of his execution, on December 23, 2013. (AFP PHOTO/SABAH ARAR)

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on December 28, 2013, on page 11.




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