Latest Operation Red Dawn Stories
By Michael Georgy BAGHDAD (Reuters) - The expected announcement of a trial date for Saddam Hussein stirs mixed emotions in Iraqis. Some hope he is executed. Others want him back. But all sides have one dire prediction -- violence ravaging their country can only get worse when he takes the stand.
By Alastair Macdonald BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq's prime minister cranked up thepressure on magistrates investigating Saddam Hussein for warcrimes, saying a trial could start in a month or two.
- Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.