Sunday, July 04, 2004

Saddam on Trial

[Iraq] Roundup of coverage of Saddam Hussein's preliminary hearing:

NYT- Hussein Faces His Reckoning: "How could these utterly unremarkable men, forgettable in any other context, have so tyrannized their 25 million countrymen that they remained unchallenged for 35 years?"

Counterpunch- Transcript of Saddam's Arraignment

Robert Fisk- Saddam in the Dock

Robert Fisk- Pentagon tried to censor coverage of Saddam's hearing