The Corner

Sadr: execute saddam now

From Memri:

Muqtada Al-Sadr: [Saddam’s trial] is a farce that is being played on the Iraqi people. The longer his trial continues, the longer the aggression against the Iraqi people will continue. There is no need for a trial at all. He should be treated the way he treated the Iraqi people. Whoever puts people into meat grinders or puts explosives into people’s pockets and blows them up should be treated the same way. But the occupation is not giving us the chance to place the person who oppressed us on trial.

Rich Lowry — Rich Lowry is the editor of National Review. He can be reached via email: comments.lowry@nationalreview.com. 

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