Saddam Hussein's Very Public Purge
Shortly after assuming the Presidency of Iraq in July 1979, Saddam Hussein convened a gathering of his Ba'ath Party leaders and publicly had 68 of them removed for alleged treason. Twenty-two of them...
Anul Nou 1989
Cu prilejul Anului Nou
The best speech ever in court? Some say, yes!
Give me a chance... give me a chance... Give me a chance, don't cut me off. I'm not defending myself, I'm defending you...
Review: 'Debriefing the President' Tears Into the C.I.A.
This book by John Nixon, an analyst who interrogated Saddam Hussein, heavily criticizes the White House and the workings of the C.I.A.
Iraq conflict: Saddam's tomb destroyed in Tikrit fighting
The footage shows the mausoleum, south of the city, reduced to concrete rubble. Poster-sized pictures of Saddam that once covered it have been replaced with Shia militia flags and pictures of militia ...
The Lost World of Communism - Life in Communist Romania & Romanian Revolution
Is pretty hard to find footage of Romania during communism. This documentary is definitely worth to watch, especially if you are Romanian and lived in those times or had relatives who did. It shows ho...
Nicolae Ceausescu and Romania's Christmas revolution
Romania has fared well since it got rid of Ceausescu 25 years ago. It may offer lessons for the Middle East
Saddam Hussein
A Series Of Video Clips Of Saddam Hussein.
Executed Saddam Hussein by hanging - YouTube
Dec 30, 2006 ... Executed Saddam Hussein by hanging. ... S?ddam Hüseynin edami - Saddam Hussein's Execution Elçin Bayramovby Elchin Bayramov83,538 ...
Economy of Pakistan
The economy of Pakistan is the 26th largest in the world in terms of purchasing power parity (PPP), and 44th largest in terms of nominal Gross Domestic Product even though the country is sixth most p...
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Socialist economics
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Chris Soumokil
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Macario Sakay
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Francisco I. Madero
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Alphonse Massemba-Débat
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He was born in Nkolo, French Equatorial Africa, in 192...
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Iraq-Syria relations
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Qazi Muhammad
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Adnan Menderes
Adnan Menderes ([adˈnan mendeˈɾes]; 1899 – 17 September 1961) was the Turkish Prime Minister between 1950–1960. He was one of the founders of the Democrat Party (DP) in 1946, the fourth legal opposit...
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Zoia Ceaușescu
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Saddam Hussein and al-Qaeda link allegations timeline
This article is a chronological listing of allegations of meetings between members of al-Qaeda and members of Saddam Hussein's government, as well as other information relevant to conspiracy theories ...
Remembering Saddam
Remembering Saddam is a documentary by Don North, a television news producer.The film follows the story of nine Iraqi businessmen who were arrested in 1995 by Saddam Hussein's regime which was notorio...
Nicolae Ceaușescu
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Saddam Hussein
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Manuel Rodríguez Torices
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Salim Rubai Ali
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Maciej Rataj
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Born in the village of Chłopy near Lwów (now Lviv, Ukraine) on 19 February 1884, he attended a gymnasium in Lwów ...
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Trial of Nicolae and Elena Ceaușescu
The trial of Nicolae and Elena Ceaușescu was a summary trial held on 25 December 1989 by an Exceptional Military Tribunal, a drumhead court-martial created at the request of the Council of the Nationa...
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Zulfikar Ali Bhutto
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Eugen Bolz
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Born in Rottenburg am Neckar, Eugen Bolz was his parents' twelfth c...
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Valentin Ceaușescu
Valentin Ceaușescu (born 17 February 1948) is a Romanian physicist. He is the eldest and only surviving child of former communist dictator Nicolae Ceaușescu and his wife, Elena.
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