Saddam Hussein Interview In his first Western television interview in more than a decade, Saddam Hussein said the United States wants to conquer Iraq so it can "control the world" and insisted his regime does not have weapons of mass destruction. Saddam was interviewed by a retired a retired British lawmaker and peace activist Tony Benn. Host Bob Edwards explains.

Saddam Hussein Interview

In his first Western television interview in more than a decade, Saddam Hussein said the United States wants to conquer Iraq so it can "control the world" and insisted his regime does not have weapons of mass destruction. Saddam was interviewed by a retired a retired British lawmaker and peace activist Tony Benn. Host Bob Edwards explains.

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