Saddam Hussein: Crimes and Punishment During his 23-year reign of terror, Saddam Hussein (pictured at left in 1983) was responsible for the deaths of hundreds of thousands of people. On Dec. 30, Iraqi authorities executed Saddam for ordering the massacre of more than 140 Iraqis in the village of Dujail. He was buried Dec. 31 in Tikrit.

Saddam Is Buried Near His Home Village

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Kurdish Imam Has Mixed Feelings About Execution

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Some Cast Critical Eye at Saddam's 'Rushed' Trial

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Iraqis Enraged, Ecstatic About Saddam's Execution

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Saddam's Prosecution: Justice or Vengeance?

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Iraqi Americans Mark Saddam's Passing

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White House Tempers Reaction to Execution

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Iraq Quiet in Wake of Saddam's Passing

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Saddam's Death May Come to TV

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Kurds Feel Cheated by Saddam's Execution

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