Saddam Hussein's life in photos
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Saddam Hussein appeared in this undated childhood photo provided by the Iraqi government in 1987 to Action for Children, a newsletter of the non-governmental organizations comiteee on UNICEF (United Nations Children's Fund). At age 22, he engaged in his first known act of political violence -- an attempt to assassinate Iraq's military ruler, General Abdel Karim Qassem.
Saddam Hussein appeared in this undated childhood photo provided by the Iraqi government in 1987 to Action for Children, a newsletter of the non-governmental organizations comiteee on UNICEF (United Nations Children's Fund). At age 22, he engaged in his first known act of political violence -- an attempt to assassinate Iraq's military ruler, General Abdel Karim Qassem.
(AP Photo)