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Saddam Hussein

(sæˈdæm)
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(Biography) See Hussein2
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Noun1.Saddam Hussein - Iraqi leader who waged war against IranSaddam Hussein - Iraqi leader who waged war against Iran; his invasion of Kuwait led to the Gulf War (born in 1937)
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Powerful dictators, ranging from Sadaam Hussein to Col Gadaffi, thought they were in power for ever as if authorized by a divine decree.
Doedd o ddim yn meddu'r un statws a Sadaam Hussein.
The first are those motivated by politics, such as the Ba'athist Party members who once worked for Sadaam Hussein but long have been disenfranchised--and, at present, are running much of the ISIS war in Iraq.
And to be sandwiched between Osama Bin Laden and Sadaam Hussein - well, I'm the only one still alive
In order to protect the identities of witnesses testifying in defense of Sadaam Hussein during his trial, for instance, the witnesses' voices were pitched higher.
For example, George Bush waged a preemptive war not because he was afraid of the present but of the possible future threat to America from Sadaam Hussein.
Julius Caesar, Oliver Cromwell, Napoleon Bonaparte, Adolph Hitler, Sadaam Hussein, and the Biblical Og of Balshaam are among those believed to have possessed the 'Evil Eye.